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    John Philip Sousa Autograph Letter Signed. One page, 6" x 9", Dec. 9, 190[?], Kansas City, Missouri, on Baltimore Hotel Co. stationery, to Will George Butler. This unevenly toned letter is affixed to cardboard backing for an overall size of 6.5" x 9". Very good.

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    Sousa (1854-1932), the great American conductor and composer of military and patriotic marches, writes in part: "If you have any of your compositions suitable for band I would like to see them." Will George Butler (1876-1955) was a musician and composer who excelled at the violin and was associated with several university music programs.



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    March, 2009
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