Wayland Hoyt Autographed Letter With Certificate Of Authenticity For Sale
Hoyt was an American Baptist clergyman, founder of the Baptist Chapel Car Ministry whch followed the railroads west from the 1890s to the early 20th century; author of Walks and Talks with Charles Haddon Spurgeon.ALS. 1p with integral leaf, 4.5" x 7", Philadelphia, July 29, 1898. To Col. George Arrowsmith's biographer John S. Applegate regarding his memoir of the Union officer morally wounded at Gettysburg. In part, "I am just back from a tour of Christian Endeavour (?) on the Pacific Slope..." Hoyt comments on a mutual friend who would like to have a copy of Applegate's biography of Arrowsmith and provides his friend's address. He closes, "I have the pleasantest memories of my visit with you..."
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Wayland Hoyt Autographed Letter With Certificate Of Authenticity: $295