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    Harry S. Truman: Unique Collection of Mementos Saved by Captain William A. Bartos, Commander of the Presidential Yacht Williamsburg. Beautifully double matted and framed are: 1). A handwritten 1947 New Year's greeting to Bartos on Presidential seal Card, signed by Truman; 2). A printed 1946 Christmas card from "The President and Mrs. Truman"; 3). Bartos's original signed officer's pass to the Washington Navy Yard; 4). A delightful 1946-dated typed list, on USS Williamsburg letterhead, of "Refreshments placed on board by the White House." Included are a total of 39 bottles of assorted whiskeys, etc. including a variety of Truman's favorite- Bourbon; 5). A souvenir matchcover from the "USS Williamsburg Presidential Yacht"; 6). An original black and white photo of the vessel. A wonderful association collection that could not be duplicated. 24" x 22".

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    March, 2008
    1st Saturday
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