Jimmy Carter Signed & Inscribed Portrait Photo As President – To Congressman Dan Rostenkowski

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39th President. 8×10 color photograph with White House photostamp on verso dated January 31, 1977. Signed on the bottom margin, “To my good friend Dan Rostenkowski / Jimmy Carter.”

Light age toning, stray foxing and soiling on verso.

Amazing association autographed image.

Dan Rostenkowski was a United States Representative from Chicago, serving from 1959 to 1995. He became one of the most powerful legislators in Washington, especially in matters of taxation, until he went to prison.  Rostenkowski’s political career ended abruptly in 1994 when he was unexpectedly defeated for reelection by Republican lawyer Michael Patrick Flanagan, he subsequently pleaded guilty to charges of mail fraud in 1996 and was fined and sentenced to 17 months in prison.