1930 Politician Virginia Senator Carter Glass Autographed Letter
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1930 Politician Virginia Senator Carter Glass Autographed Letter :
Letter dated May 5, 1930 typed by Viriginia Senator Carter Glass. Letters by Glass are rare to find. This letter was kept by prominent American journalist and historian Mark Sullivan (1874-1952) in his personal files. Mark Sullivan was considered one of the most widely respected journalists of his day corresponding with Presidents Theodore Roosevelt, William Taft, Woodrow Wilson, Warren Harding, Calvin Coolidge and Herbert Hoover. Sullivan was a confidant to Theodore Roosevelt as well as a good friend and confidant to Herbert Hoover. In addition to Presidents, Sullivan corresponded with many notable politicians, businessmen and literary figures of the day including Arthur Conan Doyle who he was good friends with as well as Henry Ford, Thomas Edison, Orville Wright and many other prominent and influential people from the 1890's to mid-1900's. Sullivan wrote and published between 1926-1935 a six volume book by the title 'Our Times 1900-1925' which chronicled the social and political history of America from the 1890's to 1920's. Sullivan correspondence can be found archived in the manuscript division of the Library of Congress and in the Herbert Hoover Institution Archives. This correspondence is in response to an inquiry by Sullivan for information to be utilized in his book 'Our Times 1900-1925' and kept in his personal files. The letter which is signed in ink by Carter Glass is typed on a sheet of stationery with printed United States Senate letterhead. Stationery dimensions measure approximately 10.5"h x 8"w with typical fold creases and a paper clip mark with some tannish toning. Also marked with notations and stamped marking indicating the information was used in a volume of 'Our Times' by Mark Sullivan. ACCURACY OF DESCRIPTION, CONDITION AND IMAGES: The item is described as accurately as possible along with any condition issues. The images show the quality of the item as accurately as possible although because the images were taken using a camera with flash the resulting images may show bright spots or a shine, shadows or color tone variations from flash use and reflection. Computer screens can also vary in how they show images of items so there may possibly be some tonal variation seen depending on the computer screen from which the images are viewed. PAYMENT TERMS: Vermont residents add 6% sales tax. RETURN POLICY: If the item is found by the buyer not to be as described, the buyer is to notify us within 48 hours of receipt of the item of buyer's intent to return the item for a full refund of the purchase price. Buyer to pay return shipping and insurance costs. A full refund of the purchase price will be sent to the buyer upon receipt of the returned item. SHIPPING: Items are carefully packaged to withstand shipping. The fee for shipping outside of the U.S. will be determined by where it will be sent.