Letter signed, 1 1/2 pages, 7,25 x 12,25 inch, Warsaw, 21.12.1922, in French, to Alfredo de Zayas y Alfonso (1861-1934, President of Cuba) - Stanisław Wojciechowski informs his correspondent about his election as President of the Republic of Poland, signed by Stanisław Wojciechowski (as President of the Poland) in dark ink "S. Wojciechowski", with slightly trimmed edges and foxing - in fine condition. In parts: "J`ai l`honneur de porter à la connaissance de Votre Excellence que le Président de la République Gabriel Narutowicz étant décédé, le Sénat et la Diète de Pologne, réunis en assemblée Nationale le 20 Décembre dernier, M`ayant élu et proclamé Président de la République de Pologne. J`ai pris le même jour possession des pouvoirs que Me confère la Constitution. A cette occasion Je tiens à donner à Votre Excellence l`assurance que tous Mes efforts tendront à développer et resserrer les bonnes et amicales relations qui unissent si heureusement la Pologne et la République de Cuba..." Translated: "I have the honor to inform Your Excellency that the President of the Republic Gabriel Narutowicz has passed away, the Senate and the Parliament of Poland, met in a National Assembly on December 20th, have elected and proclaimed me as the President of the Republic of Poland. I took the same day possession of the powers conferred on me by the Constitution. On this occasion I wish to assure Your Excellency that all my efforts will tend to develop and strengthen the good and friendly relations which so happily unite Poland and the Republic of Cuba ..."
|Profession||Polish politician, scholar, and activist in the cooperative movement - in 1922 he was elected the second President of the Republic of Poland following the assassination of Gabriel Narutowicz|
|Year of birth||1869|
|year of death||1953|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||7,25 x 12,25|
|Type of Autograph||letters|