Wilson, Woodrow

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Wilson, Woodrow

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Typed letter signed

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Typed letter signed, one page, 7 x 9 inch, `The American Commission to negotiate peace` letterhead, Paris, 4.02.1919, to Private Harry Brown - Woodrow Wilson thanks his correspondent for his help in providing documents during the Conference, signed in dark ink "Woodrow Wilson", attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with a photograph, shows Wilson in a head and shoulders portrait (altogether 16,5 x 11,75 inch), with soiling, and intersecting letter folds with separations (professionally restored to the reverse with tissue) - in fine to good condition. "My dear Mr. Brown: I have learned of the very late hours you have been keeping in order to print important documents, which it has been necessary for me to have with the least possible delay in connection with my work in the Peace Conference*. Your enthusiasm and spirit in this work has contributed in a real way in assisting me, and I am personally grateful to you for your help. Cordially and sincerely yours, - Woodrow Wilson." * The Paris Peace Conference (18.01.1919 - 21.01.1920), also known as Versailles Peace Conference, was the meeting of the victorious Allied Powers following the end of World War I to set the peace terms for the defeated Central Powers.

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SKU 6022248
Profession American politician and academic who served as the 28th President of the United States from 1913 to 1921
Geburtsjahr 1856
Sterbejahr 1924
Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm) 7 x 9 (altogether 16,5 x 11,75)
Condition fine to good
Type of Autograph letters