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    Key to FDR's White House Desk William Simmons served President Franklin Roosevelt as a Secret Service Agent as well as White House Doorkeeper and Chief Receptionist under FDR and Truman. Upon Simmons' death in 1970, he passed along to his grandson a key to the President's desk. Attached to a President's trip tag, this unique key served as a memento of FDR's appreciation. A copy of Truman's letter to Simmons at the end of his time in office, signed at the bottom by Simmons' grandson, also accompanies the key. This is anincreidible Presidential relic of historical significance.

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    June, 2005
    22nd-23rd Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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