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    Woodrow Wilson and Wife, Edith Bolling Wilson, Pair of Signed Letters Letter of thanks from Woodrow Wilson for encouragement to run for Governor of New Jersey (his spring board to the White House). Fine content typed letter signed "Woodrow Wilson" as President of Princeton University, on 6" x 7.75" Princeton University letterhead (he was then president of that school), Lyme, Connecticut, August 4, 1910 to William C. Miller advising him that "...It gives me a great deal of pleasure that you should feel as you do about my possible candidacy for Governor of New Jersey. I was very much perplexed as to what my duty was in the matter, but concluded that I ought to follow my own preaching with regard to the obligations every man is under to render any political service he is called upon to render..." Only two years later Wilson would be catapulted to the Presidency. Together with Edith Bolling Wilson, autograph letter signed, three pages, 5" x 8", December 5, 1934. Two pieces in excellent condition. Accompanied by COA from PSA/DNA.

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    April, 2005
    13th Wednesday
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