DescriptionEleanor Roosevelt: Typed Letter Signed as First Lady and Signed Photograph.
-March 27, 1937. One page, 6" x 9.25". White House letterhead. The photo is 10" x 8".
-The letter to: Frances Parkinson Keyes.
-Usual folds and slight paperclip indention with light toning at the top, else very fine. The photo is very fine.
Eleanor writes Mrs. Keyes thanking her for an Easter gift of the story of St. Theresa. Frances Parkinson Keyes was a noted American author, and a convert to Roman Catholicism, whose works frequently featured Catholic themes and beliefs. The unrelated photograph pictures ER and her son, Franklin Roosevelt Jr., standing by an unidentified woman. Both Roosevelts signed the photograph.
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