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    Charles Lindbergh Typed Letter Signed "C. A. Lindbergh" six months after his solo transatlantic flight in the Spirit of St. Louis, with transmittal envelope. One page, 7.25" x 10.5", November 18, 1927, New York City, to "Master Albert Zeiger" of Pennsylvania, apologizing that he can not accept his invitation: "I am sorry that I cannot come to see you and the other boys at the B'nai B'rith Home, but I thank you for your kind invitation. Please accept my good wishes." The letterhead reads, "Charles A. Lindbergh/ c/o The Daniel Guggenheim Fund/ for the Promotion of Aeronautics, Inc./ 598 Madison Avenue/ New York City". Following his famous flight, Lindbergh, in an attempt to promote aviation, participated in a tour across America for the Daniel Guggenheim Fund for the Promotion of Aeronautics. Envelope is soiled. Letter, with flattened folds, is lightly soiled. Fine.

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    October, 2009
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