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-2- of the Association of the Art Museum directors and has received replies from most of them favoring abolition of the tax on works of Art. In many cases Trustees of the Museums have gone on record and have passed resolutions. The directors of the National Academy of Design are having a meeting next week and expect to pass a resolution stating that they are in favor of free Art. We also expect to have hearings shortly before the Senate Finance Committee in connection with the luxury tax which is so manifestly unfair and discriminating. When this takes place we would like to have as many of the people interested go down to Washington at that time, and would appreciate your advising us if you could go. We would like to have your active co-operation. We have several friends in Washington who have been active in our behalf, and have been seeing various members of the House and Senate, and putting the matter before them in its proper light. Very yours truly, [[signed]] M. KNOEDLER [[/signed]] [[signed]] C R [[Hunchil?]] [[/signed]] CRH/MGJ.
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