Interesting printed form letter, signed as president, "Theodore Roosevelt," one page, 7 x 9.5, White House letterhead, January 23, 1904. In full: "In pursuance of the request of the respective Presidents of the Universal Exposition, St. Louis, and of the American Bar Association, that the President of the United States should designate a certain number of delegates to the Universal Congress of Lawyers and Jurists to be held at St. Louis in September, 1904, you are hereby designated a delegate on behalf of the United States to the said Congress." Nicely matted and framed with an engraved portrait to an overall size of 21 x 17. In fine condition.
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