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    William H. Taft Typed Letter Signed "Wm H Taft." One page, 6" x 6.75", Augusta, Georgia; March 29, 1919. Taft writes to Lawrence C. Woods: "I have transmitted what you say to Mr. William H. Short, Secretary of the League to Enforce Peace, 130 W. 42nd Street, New York, who will, I am sure, take such steps as may be practical to secure the assistance of Dr. Black." Letter is matted and framed along with a plaque and black and white portrait of Taft, measuring 11.25" x 24.25" overall.

    Condition: Usual mail folds, light toning at edges, pencil notation at top right corner. Otherwise very good.


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    April, 2018
    18th Wednesday
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