This member of the famed banking firm Robert Garrett and Sons founded by his grandfather was a Baltimore civil leader and philanthropist; as a railroad executive, he served as president (1884-87) of the distinguished Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, oldest railroad in the U.S, and first passenger line. Item #46978
Bold "Yours very sincerely / Robert Garret / Prest." in brown ink on a 4" X 3/4" slip, n.p., n.y. Very good. Mildly age toned. A nice example.