EDWARD EVERETT HALE (1822-1909). American author, historian, and Unitarian Minister active during the Civil War, best known for his writings such as "The Man Without a Country," published in Atlantic Monthly, Grand-nephew of Nathan Hale, the American Spy during the Revolutionary War.October 25, 1886-Dated, Autograph Note Signed, “I am glad to do what you wish. Edward E. Hale Oct. 25. 1886”, on 4” x 2.5” Card, Choice Crisp Extremely Fine. Minor mounting remnants on the blank reverse. Boldly and beautifully handwritten in deep brown on a clean crisp card with a large signature measuring about 3” long.
Edward Everett Hale (April 3, 1822 - June 10, 1909) was an American author, historian, and Unitarian minister, best known for his writings such as "The Man Without a Country", published in Atlantic Monthly, in support of the Union during the Civil War. He was the grand-nephew of Nathan Hale, the American spy during the Revolutionary War.