Premium pages left without account:

PRESIDENTIAL & POLITICAL CORRESPONDENCE] - TRUMAN, HARRY S., JOHNSON, LYNDON, and OTHERS Large group of typed letters signed and ephemera between various politicians and Creekmore Fath

Archive
Estimate: US$500 - US$800
Price realised:  US$3,437
Lot number 19, Views: 423

PRESIDENTIAL & POLITICAL CORRESPONDENCE] - TRUMAN, HARRY S., JOHNSON, LYNDON, and OTHERS Large group of typed letters signed and ephemera between various politicians and Creekmore Fath . Mostly Washington and Austin, Texas: 1941-1960. Comprising four typed letters signed from Harry S. Truman to Fath (and one other) regarding politics and the "Shivercrats"; A large group of approximately 25 typed letters and documents signed from Lyndon Johnson, both as a Texas congressman and senator as well as president, letters written over a twenty year period and cover a variety of issues; Various correspondence with Eleanor Roosevelt including signed letters and a 1945 card on mourning stationery after the death of Franklin Roosevelt; and a large group of other letters and ephemera including correspondence with Ralph Yarborough, Sam Rayburn, Frank Dobie and others. Includes many original envelopes and carbon copies of Fath's original letters. Usual creases, may contain some autopen signatures, light soiling and edgewear; Together with a framed Franklin Roosevelt Campaign poster. A large archive of political correspondence including a remarkable group of letters between Fath and Johnson, one of the most controversial Texas democrats. C The Creekmore and Adele Fath Charitable Foundation Collection

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Doyle New York - Auctioneers & Appraisers
Title: Prints and Books From the Creekmore and Adele Fath Charitable Foundation Collection
Date of the auction: 8 Nov 2011
Address: Doyle New York - Auctioneers & Appraisers
East 87th Street 75
10128 New York, NY
United States
[email protected] · +1 (0)212 4272730

Similar lots viewed by other customers