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    Sara Delano Roosevelt: Twice-Signed Portrait. 7.25" x 9.25" photograph mounted on the original photographer's custom folder (Chidnoff of New York), depicting FDR's mother, to whom he was especially close. Inscribed by her: "S. D. Roosevelt, for Richard Tracey 1938. with best wishes/ Mrs. James Roosevelt, mother of the President." The facial resemblance is striking. The consignor's family worked at the White House for three generations and eleven presidents. Deceptively rare.

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    Proxy Bidding Ends
    September
    26th Sunday 10:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    September
    25th-26th Saturday-Sunday
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    8 Days 21h 52m 38s
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    This lot is in: 2 - Signature® Internet Session - No Floor or Phone Bidding (Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 43330-43618) - 11:00 AM Central Time, Sunday, September 26, 2021.
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    Heritage Auctions
    2801 W. Airport Freeway
    Dallas, TX 75261



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