“Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if they are determined to be so": Rare Honorary Dinner Program; Signed by French General Charles de Gaulle

  • Charles de Gaulle Honorary Dinner Program Signed.

Charles de Gaulle Honorary Dinner Program Signed.

$1,600.00

Item Number: 92469

1960.

Rare original dinner program from the Honorary Dinner For His Excellency General Charles de Gaulle held in New York City on April 26th, 1960, boldly signed by him. Quarto, 8 pages, string bound. Signed by Charles de Gaulle on the front cover of the program. The program includes listings of the presidents, officers, directors, and honorary members of the Alliance Francaise de New York, American Society of the French Legion of Honor, and The France-America Society. In very good condition. Rare and desirable signed by General de Gaulle.

French general and statesman Charles André Joseph Marie de Gaulle led the French Resistance against Nazi Germany in World War II and reestablished democracy in France as chair of the Provisional Government of the French Republic from 1944 to 1946. He later rewrote the Constitution of France and was elected the country's President in 1958.

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