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    Franklin D. Roosevelt: Typed Letter Signed as New York Governor. December 29, 1931. Albany, New York. One page. 8" x 10.5". State of New York letterhead. To S. J. Woolf of New York City. In this letter to artist and lithographer S. J. Woolf, FDR writes (in part): "I am delighted with your book and it is mighty good of you to send me this advance copy. Not only have you caught the real spirit of the subjects in the drawings but I like your keen insight in the text. Nothing could have been better done." Woolf was a successful lithographer and was working for Time Magazine at the time of this letter. Original folds, small crease and minor soiling at right edge, else near fine.

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