This is a letter sent by John W. Davis, noted U.S. lawyer, diplomat, and politician, to Curtis Bok mainly concerning the work of the American Foundation under the guidance of Esther Lape. The American Foundation was founded by Edward W. Bok, the former editor of Ladies' Home Journal and the founder of the Mountain Lake Sanctuary and Singing Tower (now Bok Tower Gardens). Curtis Bok was his eldest son and a lawyer. In raised, black lettering in the header of the stationary is information for the law firm 'Davis Polk Wardwell Gardiner & Reed (Stetson Jennings & Russell)' of New York. The letter is typed in black ink. In the upper right corner in black ink is check mark probably indicating a response was sent. John W. Davis signed the letter in black ink and underlined 'outstanding' in the text of the letter. A logo and water mark for 'ADVANCE BOND MADE IN U.S.A.' are printed on the paper.