Oct 22, 2015 - Sale 2394

Sale 2394 - Lot 201

Price Realized: $ 750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
ROOSEVELT, THEODORE. Letter Signed, as President, to Judge George C. Holt, with holograph correction, arranging a meeting to discuss the [candidates for NY?] district attorneyship with him and Judge [William Kneeland?] Townsend, Secretary of State Elihu Root, and Attorney General William H. Moody. 1 page, 4to, White House stationery; with integral blank; horizontal fold. Washington, 14 October 1905

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"Whitney has written Secretary Taft a strong protest against Morris. . . . [A]s this district attorneyship is a very important matter, I shall ask you and Judge Townsend to come on here early in November . . . when I can have Secretary Root and Attorney General Moody . . . meet you and find out just exactly what you two think of the matter."