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Chester Nimitz Handwritten Letter Signed "C.W. Nimitz" as Fleet Admiral. Recto & Verso; Aug. 14 1951

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Chester Nimitz Handwritten Letter Signed  C.W. Nimitz  as Fleet Admiral. Recto & Verso; Aug. 14 1951
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The Americana, letters, and ephemera listed in this auction come directly from the estate of the nephew of the late Paul C. Smith (1908-1976). They have never before been offered to the public.

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Chester Nimitz Handwritten Letter Signed "C.W. Nimitz" as Fleet Admiral. Recto & Verso; 10 1/2" x 7 7/8", Aug. 14 1951.

A letter addressed to Mr. Paul C. Smith, Chief Editor of the San Francisco Chronicle. Nimitz acknowledges receipt of two letters from Smith and accepts two invitations.

He writes, in part:

"Regarding your invitation of Aug. 7 to join with other citizens of Northern California to serve as Sponsor for the Northern California Committee of American Relief for Korea - accept with pleasure - and hope my name will help. Regarding your invitation of Aug. 10 to join with you in your Committee - Independent Veterans Committee - an adjunct of the Citizens Committee for the Hoover Report - I also accept with pleasure in the hope I can be of real assistance. Hoping to see you soon - and with best wishes and affectionate regards from both Mrs. Nimitz and me."