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    Franklin D. Roosevelt: Archive of White House Invitations and Greeting Cards.
    -More than fifteen items.
    -All items in very good condition or better.

    Included in the collection is a Thanksgiving menu cover; printers lead type for a caricature of FDR riding a Thanksgiving turkey with the caption "Granted Reprieve 1942"; a copy of FDR's 1936 Thanksgiving proclamation, a 1934 Christmas greeting typed letter to disabled veterans; a program for the 1935 lighting ceremony for the National Community Christmas tree; various engraved invitations with the embossed Presidential seal, and various other passes and greetings from the FDR White House.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2008
    2nd Tuesday
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