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    Franklin D. Roosevelt: Typed Letter Signed as President.
    -March 28, 1938. Warm Springs, Georgia. One page, 7" x 9". White House letterhead.
    -To: Newell S. Boardman, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
    -With the usual fold creases, with some soiling and toning, else very good.

    FDR writes to his Regional Director of the Farm Security Administration in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, to accept his resignation: "My dear Mr. Boardman:/ I have your letter of March twelfth, in which you tender your resignation as Regional Director, Farm Security Administration, in order to accept an appointment as Chief Assistant Attorney General of the State of Wisconsin./ I hereby accept your resignation as Regional Director, effective May 23, 1938./ I wish to thank you for your valuable service to the administration and assure you of my good wishes in your new position./ Very sincerely yours,/ Franklin D. Roosevelt".


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