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    George Washington Goethals Typed Letter Signed "Geo. W. Goethals." One page, 5.5" x 7.75", on his personal letterhead, New York, September 24, 1920, to Mr. Max Rubin, New York. Goethals is best remembered for his supervision of construction and the opening of the Panama Canal as well as the bridge that bears his name between Staten Island, New York and Elizabeth, New Jersey. He writes in full: "I regret that I am unable to furnish the photograph required, but am appending hereto the autograph you desire." Mild toning to paper, mounting remnants on the verso, and the usual fold creases, else fine.

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    October, 2013
    17th-18th Thursday-Friday
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