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    Description

    1917 James Naismith Handwritten Signed Letter with Signed Envelope.

    Date: July 4, 1917.

    Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico.

    Length in pages: Five.

    General Topics: Describes Fourth of July in the West. He feels strong sense of accomplishment speaking to thousands of soldiers.

    Quotation: "...This is an old fashioned Indian town...."

    Closing signature variation: "Love, Jim."

    Mailing envelope: Yes, (fantastic image of Albuquerque YMCA on back side). "Mrs. James Naismith" (9/10).

    Condition: ALS (Three-inch tear at left edge of two of the three sheets, otherwise EX-MT), Envelope (EX-MT). Ink 9/10.

    LOA from PSA/DNA.


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    December, 2006
    15th Friday
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