Mar 22, 2018 - Sale 2470

Sale 2470 - Lot 50

Price Realized: $ 50
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Estimate: $ 80 - $ 120
(EXPLORERS.) BYRD, RICHARD E. Typed Letter Signed, "REByrd," to John Hays Hammond, thanking him for kindnesses shown his wife." 1/2 page, 4to, personal stationery; fold reinforced with paper verso. Boston, 5 January 1933

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with--Marie A. Byrd. Group of 3 letters, 3 greeting cards, and a visiting card, each Signed, to John Hays Hammond, one about Richard Byrd's second Antarctic expedition: "We are always . . . waiting with such eagerness to Saturday nights when the Ruppert and New York have a two way broadcast. Dick always speaks . . . telling of the past week's happenings. The reception so far has not been very clear . . . . But the engineers seem to think any kind of reception at all is remarkable . . . ." Together 18 pages, 4to or smaller; condition generally good. Boston, circa 1936.