Lot 183: TAFT, WILLIAM HOWARD. Three Typed Letters Signed, "WHTaft."
01 November 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: TAFT, WILLIAM HOWARD. Three Typed Letters Signed, "WHTaft." The first, to J.H. Vaill, thanking him for sending an English translation of the Aeneid. 1 page, 8vo, personal stationery, with integral blank; minor smudge to signature. The second, to "My dear Miss Dawes," sending a letter from Mr. Mott. 1 page, oblong 8vo; trimmed at lower edge. The third, with 5-line holograph postscript, to attorney Frederick N. Judson, explaining that he raised his question in the Board. 1 page, 4to, "National War Labor Board" stationery; minor loss to lower right corner, folds. One with the original envelope. (MRS) Augusta, 26 December 1908; New Haven, 8 April 1914; Washington, 24 September 1918
Notes: 24 September 1918, holograph postscript: "I am counting on your presence here from Oct 15th until Nov. 9th--Speeches, Liberty Loan, Y.M.C.A. etc will call me away in that interval."