Mar 21, 2019 - Sale 2502

Sale 2502 - Lot 39

Price Realized: $ 455
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 350 - $ 500
(AVIATORS.) LINDBERGH, CHARLES A. Signature, on a White House card. Additionally signed by aviatrix Ruth Elder, in pencil, below Lindbergh's signature. 4x5 inches; faint staining at upper right, remnants of prior mounting along upper edge verso. Washington, nd

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Lindbergh visited the White House on at least two occasions. During his first visit in March of 1928, he was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor by President Coolidge. In April of 1939, Lindbergh met with FDR concerning his knowledge of German aviation shortly before that country instigated World War II.