Date of Origin1963
Letter, one page, from Gerald R. Ford to William Vande Water on Gerald Ford's letterhead.
Bill Vande Water (1901-1989) was a Holland, MI resident. He lived at 62 West 22nd Street with his wife Kathryn. Bill worked as a newspaper reporter for the Grand Rapids Press, covering the lakeshore. He was also employed by the Holland Chamber of Commerce. From 1925 to 1985 Bill served as Boy Scout commissioner in the Holland area.
Gift ofVande Water, Randall