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    Franklin D. Roosevelt: Typed Letter Signed as New York Governor.
    -April 2, 1932. Albany, New York. One page. 8" x 10.5". State of New York letterhead.
    -To: Bob Smith of Knoxville, Tennessee.
    -Original folds, minor wear and soiling, else fine.

    In this letter to the president of the Roosevelt for President Club in Knoxville, Tennessee, FDR writes (in part): "Thanks much for your letter. I am very happy over the results in Iowa."


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    Franklin D. Roosevelt, one page, quarto, State of New York Executive Chamber, Albany, New York, April 2, 1932, with historic content being a letter signed as Governor of New York to Mr. Bob Smith, president of the Roosevelt for President Club concerning the results of the 1932 Iowa Primary. FDR writes: "Dear Mr. Smith:/ Thanks much for your letter. I am very happy over the results in Iowa./ Very sincerely yours,/ Franklin D. Roosevelt." A significant letter of appreciation during a critical period in FDR's run for the Presidency in 1932 in the most significant farm state in America during the height of the Great Depression.



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