New York: December 30, 1947. TLS "Eleanor Roosevelt" in blue fountain pen. 6" x 7" on her home address letterhead, Apartment 15-A / 29 Washington Square, West / New York, 11 N .Y. but mailed from Poughkeepsie, where she kept her country home. Includes free frank envelope addressed to Mrs. Walter E. Taylor / Monson, Maine. In her ever charming way, one of the most popular First Ladies ever always kept polite communication with her constituents. Fine with mailing fold across the center. Item #439
"My dear Mrs. Taylor: I appreciate very much your sending me the poem which your sister wrote in memory of my husband. It was thoughtful of you. With many thanks, Very sincerely yours, /s/ Eleanor Roosevelt"