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    Description

    1917 James Naismith Handwritten Letter.

    Date: December 19, 1917.

    Location: France.

    Length in pages: Four, on "YMCA War Work Council" letterhead.

    General Topics: Traveling, speaking every night, mentions getting a "skimpy little piece of chicken" for Thanksgiving dinner.

    Quotation: "...The people in the US would be surprised if they could see the makeshifts that the YM puts up with and the makeshifts that the army employs for barracks for their men..."

    Closing signature variation: Unsigned.

    Mailing envelope: None.

    Condition: EX-MT. Ink 9/10.

    LOA from PSA/DNA.


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    December, 2006
    15th Friday
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