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Warren, Earl (1891-1974) to William H. Blenko

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02504.39 Author/Creator: Warren, Earl (1891-1974) Place Written: Sacramento, California Type: Typed letter signed Date: 28 July 1950 Pagination: 1 p. ; 26.5 x 18.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Thanks Blenko for a vase he gave him at the Governors' Conference in White Sulphur Springs. Signed as Governor of California. Addressed to Blenko at the Blenko Glass Company in Milton, West Virginia. A typed note with biographical information on Warren is pasted to the bottom of the letter.

Background Information: Warren served as Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court 1953-1969.

People: Warren, Earl, 1891-1974
Blenko, William H., 1921-?

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: GiftJudiciaryHome FurnishingsIndustryAmerican Statesmen

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