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    Franklin D. Roosevelt: Typed Letter Signed as New York Governor.
    -March 29, 1932. Albany, New York. One page. 8" x 10.5". State of New York letterhead.
    -To: Lloyd A. Wilsey of LaCrosse, Wisconsin.
    -Original folds, moderate soiling and wear, else very good.

    FDR writes (in part): "It was pleasant to hear from you again and I want to thank you for renewing our former correspondence. I read the anecdote again with interest and appreciate your comments on the political situation, both in your own state and throughout the nation. Thank you for your good wishes for my own political future. Since you are interested in my record and policies, I am sending you a few pamphlets which show what we have tried to do here in New York State. I hope that your health is good and that you will find time to write me on matters of mutual interest."


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    Franklin D. Roosevelt, one page, quarto, State of New York Executive Chamber, Albany, New York, March 29, 1932, with historic content being a letter signed as Governor of New York to Mr. Lloyd A. Wilsey. FDR writes: "My dear Mr. Wilsey:/ It was pleasant to hear from you again and I want to thank you for renewing our former correspondence. I read the anecdote again with interest and appreciate your comments on the political situation, both in your own state and throughout the nation./ Thank you for your good wishes for my own political future. Since you are interested in my record and policies, I am sending you a few pamphlets which show what we have tried to do here in New York State./ I hope that your health is good and that you will find time to write me on matters of mutual interest./ Yours very sincerely,/ Franklin D. Roosevelt." A very interesting letter pertaining to FDR's emerging candidacy for President of the United States in 1932.



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