Typed Letter Signed undermining a political campaign

YOUNG, Owen D. (1874 - 1962)

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Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1914

Description: 1 page on "General Electric Company" letterhead, 10.5 x 8 inches, New York, October 30, 1914. Written by the counsel and later Chairman of the Board of General Electric to a newspaper editor, undermining the campaign of Seth Low, the first mayor of Greater New York City, in part: "...Confidentially Mr. Pratt [of Pratt Institute] has expresses the view that although Mr. Low is a highly successful teacher of history, he has some doubt about his qualification on the administrative side..."

Signed: Y
Binding: unbound
Language: English
Type: Autographs

Book ID: 152859


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