Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Harry S. Truman Signed Form Donating $1500 to the Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe, Inc. One page, 7.25" x 10.25"; Washington, D.C.; May 7, 1946. A remittance form for $1500 (check not present) for 100 food packages to be delivered "To the Heads of European States in which C.A.R.E. operates for distribution to 100 needy people." Signed, "Harry S. Truman." Together with a newswire photo of Truman taken on July 9, 1948 at the White House. Typed AP caption on verso. From the Estate of Malcolm S. Forbes.

    Condition: The form has light creasing, with a chip at top left corner. Photo has some age toning and dinged corners, with newsprint visible along bottom that is affixed to verso and folded over to front.



    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2017
    11th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 158

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $250,000 (minimum $19), plus 20% of any amount between $250,000 and $2,500,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,500,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 November 1 - 2 Space Exploration - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    This was my first time dealing with an auction house, and I am 100% completely impressed with Heritage. There is not an aspect of this process that I have a critique for.
    Darryl S.,
    Stuart, FL
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $615,551