Make an Offer Today and Get a Quick Response! Take a Look at This Week's Specials!BYRD - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 02/02/1945 - HFSID 143235. BYRD Byrd signed this typed letter "Dick" to movie producer Darryl F. Zanuck, then a colonel, in 1945 on Navy letterhead. 1 page, 8x10½, on letterhead from the United States Fleet, Headquarters of the Commander in Chief, Navy Department, Washington, D. Darryl Zanuck, Twentieth Century Fox Film Studios, Beverly Hills, California. You have certainly been doing an extraordinary job for your country. Keep it up, old fellow. I was greatly pleased to see that you had been given the Wilkie Award. I also just heard that you were the principal speaker when the Nobel prizes were last presented. The President and I were talking the other day about your next job in Europe. I could see that he was much pleased that you were going to undertake it. Keep up the good work. Subsequent expeditions were made between 1933 and 1935 and between 1939 and 1941. Proceeds from his books and talks were used to finance additional expeditions, which continued through 1956. Byrd, who discovered Marie Byrd Land and the Edsel Ford Mountains, was given the honorary title, "Mayor of Antarctica". See more material from these signers.
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