Mott, John Raleigh

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Mott, John Raleigh

SKU:6027676

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Typed letter signed

CHF450.00

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Typed letter signed, one page, 8 x 11 inch, `Trustees of the War Fund` letterhead, (New York), 15.03.1923, reply letter to Mr. Campbell - concerning a copy of `Service with Fighting Men`, signed in black ink "J.R. Mott", with browning, a few small tears to the lower and to the right edge, and intersecting letter folds with a separation (circa 2 inch) to the central vertical fold - in fine condition. In parts: "At the request of the Trustees of the War Work Fund I am sending to your library, under separate cover, a copy of SERVICE WITH FIGHTING MEN, which is the complete story of the War Work of the American Young Men`s Christian Association. The Trustees are extremely anxious that these volumes, which are in a very real sense a report of stewardship to the American people, should be made widely available throughout the country ..."

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SKU 6027676
Profession long-serving leader of the YMCA & the World Student Christian Federation (WSCF) - he received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1946
Year of birth 1865
year of death 1955
Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm) 8 x 11
Condition fine
Type of Autograph letters