Letters of Note is an attempt to gather and sort fascinating letters, postcards, telegrams, faxes, and even emails. Scans/photos where possible. Fakes will be sneered at. Updated weekdays.Learn more here.
This is my new favorite blog, thanks to Kottke.org, which also turned me on to the Mad Men footnotes thing.
I mean, how else are we going to find out that the proliferation of night baseball is FDR's fault?
I submit evidence below; see "It would be best for the country to keep baseball going" for the full letter.