SECRETARY OF WAR/STATE: Elihu Root. Nobel Peace Prize.

ELIHU ROOT (1845-1937). American statesman. Secretary of War (1899-1904), Secretary of State (1905-09). U.S. Senator from New York (1909-15). Awarded Nobel Peace Prize in 1912. TLS, 1p.8vo, January 5, 1935. To Mrs. William Vanamee, expressing his "Many thanks to you for your kindly holiday greetings and for the lovely Christmas Card with which they came.". AUTHENTICITY IS UNCONDITIONALLY GUARANTEED. Should an item not be as described it may be returned for a full refund. Sales receipt is your certificate of authenticity. Multiple purchases may be combined for shipment. WE WILL ADVISE YOU OF SHIPPING CHARGES. All shipments to U.S. addresses are by insured mail. Overseas shipments are by UNINSURED First Class Mail unless other arrangements are made. PLEASE WAIT FOR INVOICE BEFORE PAYING. Payment by PayPal, money order, cashier's check, or personal check drawn on a U.S. bank in U.S. dollars within 10 days of auction closing date.. Founded by Walter R. Benjamin in 1887, we are members of UACC (Registered Dealer #112) and The Manuscript Society. The free listing tool. List your items fast and easy and manage your active items.