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    Franklin D. Roosevelt: Card Signed as New York Governor.
    -No date. No place. 5" x 3.25". State of New York Executive Mansion card stock.
    -Soiled, toned and worn at the edges, otherwise good.

    On the verso of the card is written in ink: "Rosevelt [sic] give [sic] this to Billy before/ he was every our president/ He was governer [sic] of New York/ we was at West Badin/ he was walking with a cane." An interesting first-hand mention of Roosevelt's difficulty in walking.


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    December, 2008
    2nd Tuesday
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