Letter to Frances Albrier from Harry S. Truman with envelope

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Created by
President Truman, Harry S., American, 1884 - 1972
Subject of
Albrier, Frances M., American, 1898 - 1987
President Truman, Harry S., American, 1884 - 1972
Medium
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
H x W: 10 1/2 x 7 1/4 in. (26.7 x 18.4 cm)
Type
letters (correspondence)
Place depicted
Independence, Jackson County, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Mackinac Island, Mackinac County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date
September 12, 1957
Description
A letter (a) to Frances Albrier from Harry Truman in which he explains that he is too busy to attend the MRA World Assembly of Nations at Mackinac Island, Michigan. The letter is laminated. Behind the letter and under the lamination is the envelope (b) the letter was sent in. The letter is typewritten on Truman's letterhead, with his signature in black ink.
Topic
African American
Correspondence
Humanitarianism
Politics (Practical)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Frances Albrier Collection
Object number
2010.60.32ab
Restrictions & Rights
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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