Hardin, Clifford M.
Nixon Agriculture Secretary Hardin to Commerce Secretary Maurice Stans
Autograph ID: 173
Condition: Very Good.
Description: “(1915-2010) Secretary of Agriculture 1969-71.
10 x 8 TLS as Secretary on Dept. of Agriculture letterhead, 3/26/69, to Secretary of Commerce Maurice Stans (Commerce Secretary 1969-72, Finance Director of Committee to Re-Elect the President, “CREEP”, found not guilty in Watergate-related illegal campaign contributions from financier Robert Vesco used to finance Watergate break-in). Hardin designates an Assistant Secretary to serve as Department’s representative for Office of Minority Business Development under Executive Order 11458. Bio of designee attached.
Nice Nixon intra-Cabinet correspondence with authentic signature.”