Lot 231: Jonas Salk

RR Auction

RR Auction

2015-08-21 10:51:47

Lot 231: ALS signed "Jonas," one page, 7.5 x 9.5, January 6, 1955. Letter to "Mr. O'Connor," likely the philanthropist Basil O'Connor who funded much of his work. In part: "It is said that it does not matter what one gives at Christmas time—it is the spirit of giving. But, feelings, that have meaning, are often transmitted with the tangible evidence of something given or shared. It is that which moved me deeply." In fine condition. RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 460 Wednesday, 16th September 2015 Estimate: $600-800
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