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    Gerald Ford: Oversized Steamer Trunk. This wood, metal and leather steamer trunk is extremely sturdy and has been around for some time. A metal label indicates it is a "Field Wardrobe Trunk" sold through the prestigious department store, Marshall Field of Chicago. It is 25" tall, 44" wide and 22" deep. A paper address label affixed on one side indicates it was sent by Congressman Gerald Ford to his Alexandria, Virginia residence.. This trunk belonged to Gerald Ford, Sr. (his stepfather) and was given to President Ford upon his death. The trunk displays a nameplate with G. R. Ford Sr. along with his Grand Rapids, MI address. Proceeds of this auction will be used for the new Student Learning Center being developed by the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation. This lot will be accompanied by a letter of authenticity signed by Steve Ford.

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    December, 2012
    11th-12th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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