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    Franklin D. Roosevelt: Guest Book from "Woodland," Estate of Bradish Johnson, Signed as New York Governor.
    -1930-1970. 11" x 8". 62 pages. Brown leather-bound with gold cover title.
    -Very good with wear on binding and chipping and leather loss along spine.

    This impressive guest book from the East Islip, Long Island, estate of Bradish Johnson-a property loaned to the King and Queen of Norway during the Nazi occupation-is signed by an array of notable individuals, including FDR, whose bold, black-ink inscription reads "Franklin D. Roosevelt-It won't be 21 years before the next time / July 23rd 1931"; actor Raymond Massey and his wife, stage actress Adrianne Allen; actress Gladys Cooper; Vermont Senator Ralph Flanders, who introduced the resolution to censure Senator Joseph McCarthy; and Wisconsin Senator and U.N. delegate Alexander Wiley.


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