22nd and 24th President. Autograph letter signed (ALS) “Grover Cleveland” AS PRESIDENT, front and back of first leaf of 2-page 4.25×7 “Executive Mansion, Washington” stationery, January 12, 1887, to “My dear Mrs Wilson”, in part:
I am very late in acknowledging the valuable and beautiful portrait of my wife which you kindly sent to me as a Christmas gift.
Please accept my heartfelt thanks for this proof of your friendship and regard, and be [?] that this and all your other kindnesses are gratefully appreciated.
Accompanied by original Executive Mansion mailing envelope addressed by Cleveland to “Mrs. [?] A. Wilson / Washington / D.C.”.
Mailing fold, else in very good condition.
A.A. Wilson was U.S. Marshal under President Cleveland.