John Edgar Hoover Typed letter signed, "J. E. Hoover," 8" x 10.5" on F.B.I. letterhead, Washington, September 25, 1936 to J. S. Blumenthal of Universal Motors in Hartford Connecticut. Hoover writes that, "In compliance with the request contained in your communication... I am forwarding to you, under separate cover, forty non-criminal fingerprint cards for the purpose of transmitting the fingerprints of your employees to the Identification Division for retention in the Civil Identification Section. I am also forwarding a copy of the Bureau's publication entitled 'How to Take Fingerprints', which sets forth the policies of this Bureau relative to this civil identification activities. It is requested that when these prints are returned to the Bureau you indicate... that they represent your employees, in order that this information may be noted in the Bureau's files..." Besides two light horizontal creases, the letter is clean and bright and in overall excellent condition. Simply matted and ready for framing. Accompanied by COA from PSA/DNA.

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