Lot 271: TLS signed "John D. Rockefeller, Jr.," one page, 8 x 10.5, October 8, 1918. Letter to New York Supreme Court Judge Morgan J. O'Brien, in part: "Your amiability in being willing to serve the United War Work Campaign in any capacity whatever is deeply appreciated. I have asked Mr. Adrian Iselin to serve as Honorary Vice Chairman and have his acceptance. Therefore, with your kind permission I will put you down for the present as Vice Chairman, the position which you occupied for a brief period at the outset." The text "United War Work Campaign" underlined in brown pencil by an unknown hand. Central vertical and horizontal folds (one vertical fold touching the tip of the first letter of the signature), slight soiling, and torn punch holes to top edge, otherwise fine condition.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 458
Wednesday, 12th August 2015
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