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Signature / Unsigned Photograph by  David E. (1899-1981) LILIENTHAL - Signed - from Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA (SKU: 27413)

Signature / Unsigned Photograph

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Signature / Unsigned Photograph

by LILIENTHAL, David E. (1899-1981)

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American government official appointed a Tennessee Valley Authority by FDR in 1933 and chairman from 1941 to 1946, earning the nickname "Mr. TVA"; he chaired the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission from 1947 to 1949. Large full signature in black ballpoint, heavy stock 5" X 3" card, n.p., 1967 March 31. Near fine. With original envelope. Accompanied by a superb original 1947 black-and-white glossy news agency photograph (International News Photo), 8½" X 6½". Original mimeographed newsprint text sheet present and tipped to verso (as issued). Titled "Discuss Atomic Liaison Question," this text reads in part: "The Joint Congressional Committee sought today to devise some method for keeping the doors of the newly-confirmed Atomic Commission open to military and legislative liaison. Atomic Commission chairman David E. Lilienthal, left, is shown as he called on Senator Bourke B. Hickenlooper... chairman of the Joint Congressional Atomic Committee...." A choice vintage image, itself scarce and desireable, and a fine signature example -- the perfect pair.


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Signature / Unsigned Photograph
LILIENTHAL, David E. (1899-1981)
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Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA

Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts accepts most major credit cards and PayPal. Checks are welcome. Institutions will be accommodated as their procedures require. Every effort has been made to describe each book and any defects accurately. If an item proves unsatisfactory for any reason, it may be returned within seven days. We would appreciate a courtesy call if an item is being returned. Member ABAA, ILAB, MWABA, The Manuscript Society.

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About Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA

Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts has been serving book lovers, collectors and institutions since 1991. Our inventory of quality out-of-print books spans 50 subjects, while the extensive autograph holdings have a decidedly historical bent, reflecting personages from every field of human endeavor.


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