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Marcus Garvey, Mimeographed Letter Signed

By: (Marcus Garvey)

Price: $1,800.00

Publisher: Kingston Jamaica, Marcus Garvey: 1933

Seller ID: 16345


One page, 11 x 8 1/2 inches, on Marcus Garvey Appreciation Fund letterhead; moderate toning, folds. VG+. This is a mimeographed fundraising appeal over Garvey''s signature. It was written after Garvey had been released from prison and deported to Jamaica. He says in part, "I have tried for years to do the best for my Race, but unfortunately I have had many hard hits . . . I have had to make tremendous sacrifices and now I am caught to the hilt. I have had to mortgage my home and personal properties here to carry on the work of service to the race, but due to the lack of loyalty on the par... View more info