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    Historically Intriguing 1920 Calvin Coolidge Political Telegram Sent by Coolidge to political operative and advisor Frank Sterns in Chicago June 13, 1920, at the close of the GOP National Convention. Coolidge tells Sterns, "if necessary can stay in Boston had planned to go to Amherst." Clearly some important machinations, which might require Coolidge's presence or input were in the works. He had not, of course, attended the convention. At that time it was still traditional for potential candidates to remain aloof from the nominating conventions, and to be visited later by an official delegation to "notify" them of their official selection. (Coolidge's ceremony took place in July.) Excellent condition except for minor damage at lower corners. 8.25 x 7 ".

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    June, 2005
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