Charles Warren Fairbanks (1852-1918) Typed Letter Signed, "Charles W. Fairbanks", 8 x 10, 1 pg., January 22, 1913, by the American politician who served as a senator from Indiana from 1897 to 1905 and the 26th vice president of the United States from 1905 to 1909. He was also the Republican vice presidential nominee in the 1916 presidential election. In this letter he is setting up a meeting, with some Chicago and New York guests. In part: "Dear Friend...will spend January 31st and February 1st in Indianapolis...our committee will gladly meet himself and friends at the Y.M.C.A....I hope you will bear the matter in mind and arrange to be present. The meeting will have a very important bearing upon the coming convention." A handwritten note at the bottom says, "Told him you would not be home." In fine condition, with usual mailing folds.