Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Franklin D. Roosevelt Typed Letter Signed. One page with integral blank, 7" x 8.75", on White House letterhead, Hyde Park [New York], August 31, 1934, to Amon Carter in response to a telegram from Carter during his trip to South America. Roosevelt says he will "call your interesting suggestion to the attention of the Secretary of State." With the original carbon copy telegram from Amon Carter and the transmittal envelope. Folds, else fine.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2015
    9th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 293

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2019 October 23 Historical Manuscripts Grand Format Auction Manuscripts Grand Format Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    The resulting auction of my property overwhelmed me. I want to thank Tom Slater and the Heritage team for a very satisfactory experience and profitable result with my historical consignment.
    Henry L.,
    Lexington, KY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 May 14 Historical Manuscripts Grand Format Auction - Dallas
    2019 May 14 Historical Manuscripts Grand Format Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $735,674