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(1872-1933) Thirtieth President of the United States who succeeded to the presidency upon the death of Harding. Fine I.S.P. as Massachusetts Governor, 12" x 15" b/w, a three-quarters bust image by Harris & Ewing, of a young, dapper, and determined CALVIN COOLIDGE, boldly inscribed at bottom blank margin: "To Nelson T. Thorson [?] with regards Calvin Coolidge". Framed with a gorgeous full-length image of his wife GRACE COOLIDGE in same format, wearing the flapper gown and accessories common to the Roaring Twenties. Inscribed: "To Mrs. Nelson Thorson with best wishes, Grace Coolidge, March 25, 1920". Both photos matted in black and set into a black lacquer frame. Light silvering, otherwise very good condition. Not examined outside of frame, else fine.
Estimate $ 300-400

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