Lot 163 of 395:
J. Edgar Hoover Typed Letter Signed  

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Typed Letter, signed, with a transcript of an address by Hoover, "Law Enforcement and the Citizen"

Hoover, J. Edgar

Washington, D.C.


February 14, 1935


Typed Letter, signed, on Division of Investigation letterhead. 9x6½". With 9 page transcript. 10½x8".

J. Edgar Hoover writes a Mr. Bennett Edwin Tousley, thanking him for providing a fingerprint card and enclosing a transcript of an address given at the Chamber of Commerce of the State of New York in February of 1935.

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Light wear, stains from paperclips; very good.

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