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    Albert Einstein Typed Letter Signed "A. Einstein." One page, 7.5" x 9.5" (sight), Princeton; October 24, 1842. Addressed to Captain Frank Lester Pleadwell, the letter briefly discusses Einstein's policy on giving out autographs and people selling them. It reads in full: "There are so many people to whom I have given autographed photographs that I cannot remember every single case. This is also the case with the picture in your possession. Mrs. Lippmann may be a german refugee who had to make the autographed picture to money; I feel glad to have given her the opportunity to do so." The letter is matted and framed with a color image of Einstein and an information plaque to measure 29.5" x 17.75" overall.

    Condition: Flattened mail folds with a small spot of foxing. Clear signature.


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