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    John D. Rockefeller Letter Signed "J. D. Rockefeller". Two pages, 5" x 8", 44 Broadway letterhead, New York, December 22, 1883, to a Mr. Haygooni. Mr. Rockefeller is expressing possible interest in a proposal, in part: "...I cannot say anything encouraging at the moment about financial assistance for this work, but will carefully read anything you see fit to communicate at any time and pass it around to our friends here..." Being one of the richest men in America at the time, he would certainly have some important and influential friends. Fine condition with mailing folds.

    Also included is a cabinet card photo of Mr. Haygooni's New York business "J. B. Haygooni's Constantinople Bazaar," in very fine condition. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.


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    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
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