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Lot 126: CLEVELAND, GROVER. Signature, on a manuscript draft in another hand of his statement published in the 1904 Louisiana Purchase Expositio(58 views)
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Description: CLEVELAND, GROVER. Signature, on a manuscript draft in another hand of his statement published in the 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition exhibit catalogue. The statement, praising Frank Parsons's book, The Story of New Zealand, 1904. 2 pages, 4to, "Hotel Victoria" stationery, written on two sheets; horizontal folds. (MRS) New York, 
Notes: "A valuable book. The Story of New Zealand presents a remarkable record of advance in democratic government and industrial harmony. . . . Whatever may be thought of the value of any specific measure adopted in New Zealand, or its applicability to this country, there can be no question that the story of New Zealands progress contains much that is worthy [of] the careful consideration of our people."