FDR Parker 51 desks pen holder
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT PRESIDENTIAL DESK PEN SET Reported to have been acquired from the estate of Dr. James Johnson (Manchester, Georgia), a local physician who attended to Roosevelt at Warm Springs, GA where Roosevelt spent a great deal of time receiving treatment for Polio. A highly ornate 3-tier sterling silver desk pen,decorated with numerous and varied gold overlay. This pen set is reported to have been given by Franklin D. Roosevelt to Dr. Johnson during the period in which Dr. Johnson attended to Roosevelt in Warm Springs. The pen was acquired from A. Eugene Brown who operated a drug store in Manchester, GA and whose sister was married to Dr. Johnson's son. Mr. Brown stated this pen as being a gift given to President Roosevelt by the President of Mexico. Size: 3 1/8 X 3 1/8 X 9"
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