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WILHELM II - Typed Letter Signed 1933

  • £110.00

WILHELM II (1859-1941)

Typed Letter Signed (“Wilhelm I.R. [Imperator Rex]”) in purple indelible pencil, to Frau Ulla Haniel, thanking her for her kind remembrance.

1 page 4to in German, together with the typed envelope, Huis Doorn, 22 October 1933. 

The Kaiser, writing from exile, thanks Frau Haniel for her “thoughts for him and his House, which please him very much”, on the occasion of this “significant anniversary” for the Empress.

Wilhelm II’s first wife, the Empress Augusta Victoria was born on 22 October, so Frau Haniel was evidently commemorating her birthday. Augusta had followed Wilhelm into exile at the end of the war, and died in 1921.


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