John D. Rockefeller 1911 Typed Letter Signed

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Fabled American entrepreneur (1839–1937) who entered the oil industry at the age of 24 and worked ruthlessly to unify his business interests into the powerful Standard Oil Trust.

Typed letter signed (TLS) “John D. Rockefeller“, one page, 8×10.5, “Forest Hill / Cleveland, Ohio” letterhead, June 19, 1911. Letter to Charles W. Brown in Yonkers, NY, in full:

Thank you for your good letter of June 15th.  If you come to Cleveland do not fail to let me know.  Our golf course here is in fine condition.

I hope you will find the right opening in business and succeed as well in that as you do in golf.

Large signature.  Horizontal and vertical folds, else fine.