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Ford, Gerald R. (1913-2006) [Signed photograph of Gerald Ford]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05508.103.03 Author/Creator: Ford, Gerald R. (1913-2006) Place Written: s.l. Type: Photograph signed Date: circa 1979 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Ford writes: "Best wishes and good luck." Autographed photo included with letter to Dr. Robinson (GLC05508.103.02).

People: Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006.

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Keywords/Subjects: Religion, President, Vice President

Sub Era: The Seventies