Typed letter signed, one page, 8 x 10,25 inch, `Vought-Sikorsky Aircraft` letterhead, Stratford (Connecticut), 3.11.1942, reply letter to Mr. John W. Wood - Sikorsky thanks his correspondent for sending him a copy of his book entitled `Airports` and for kind remarks concerning the book `The Story of the Winged-S`, signed in dark ink "I. Sikorsky", attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with a photograph, shows Igor Sikorsky transported by a helicopter (altogether 16,5 x 11,75 inch), with two mild horizontal letter folds - in nearly very fine condition. "Dear Mr. Wood: Thank you very much for your letter of October 28th, and the copy of your book, `Airports`. I appreciate your kind thought in sending me a copy which I shall be glad to keep on hand as a valuable source of information and reference. Also accept my thanks for your kind remarks concerning my book, `The Story of the Winged-S`. With kind regards. - Sincerely yours, - I. I. Sikorsky"
|Profession||Russian American aviation pioneer in both helicopters & fixed-wing aircraft|
|Year of birth||1889|
|year of death||1972|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||8 x 10,25 (altogether 16,5 x 11,75 inch)|
|Type of Autograph||letters|