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    Sale 2461 | Lot 127
    Price Realized: $488With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2461 Lot 127

      ROOSEVELT, THEODORE. Autograph Letter Signed, to "Dear Mr. Dana" [New York Sun editor Charles Anderson Dana?], sending congratulations, praising his use of [John Greenleaf] Whittier poems and sending a letter to be printed in his paper [not present]. 2 pages, small 8vo, "Sagamore Hill" stationery, written on two separate sheets; folds; matted with portrait and framed. Oyster Bay, 8 November 1896

      Estimate $600 - 900

      ". . . Indeed you have deserved well of the country! Your use of Whittier's two poems was particularly happy. The accompanying letter is to be put in your paper or forwarded to Bartlett privately accordingly as you think best; I had the honor to speak for him in his canvass."

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $488