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    Franklin D. Roosevelt: Typed Letter Signed Only Twelve Days after Taking the Presidential Oath of Office.
    -March 16, 1933. Washington, D. C. One page. 6.5" x 9". White House letterhead.
    -To: Dr. Adrian V. S. Lambert
    -Two folds; near very fine.

    FDR refers to his departure of Albany, New York, and his arrival at Washington, D.C., to assume his new duties as president. He also writes of the "hurried final packing" involved in his move and the "difficult days to come" as he assumed national leadership at the height of the Great Depression.


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