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    Franklin D. Roosevelt: Extradition Document Signed as New York Governor.
    -January 4, 1929. Albany, New York. One page with docketing on verso. 11" x 8.5". Partly-printed, completed in manuscript, 2.5" diameter gold state seal affixed.
    -To: the Governor of Massachusetts.
    -Original folds, one just barely affecting the seal, else fine.

    FDR honors a request to surrender the fugitive from justice George B. Cousens, issuing a warrant for his delivery to Harry Keenan, agent of Massachusetts. Also signed by Counsel for the Governor Edward G. Griffin. Keenan has signed a statement on the verso confirming the transfer of the prisoner from New York to a Boston jail.


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