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    Henry A. Wallace: Archive of Signed Letters and Photo. Group of letters written by Henry A. Wallace (Secretary of Agriculture, Vice President under FDR, Secretary of Commerce, 1948 third party candidate for President). The letters date from 1944 to 1953, one written as Vice President and one written as Progressive Party presidential candidate. All were written to Yale graduate Harold Keith Thompson, Jr. of New Haven. Good content related to the war effort and post-war politics. A 1950 letter mentioning Douglas MacArthur and the Korean War with annotations by Wallace is noteworthy. Sold together with an 8" x 10" portrait of Wallace.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2016
    14th Saturday
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