Archive Record

Object Name Letter
Catalog Number 2012.009.001
Description A letter written by Albert Gore, Jr. to Allen Casey who was the founder of the Chattanooga Choo-Choo and CEO until 1987. The letter was written around circa 1984. At this point, Gore had just recently been elected senator. Casey upgraded Gore's suite to the presidential suite (Gerald Ford suite). He also obtained a limo with a color TV for Gore, which was the first time Gore had ridden in a limo with a color television. This letter thanks Mr. Casey for those things.

The letter reads:

"Dear Mr. Casey,

Thank you for your hospitality. The room was great.

Again, thanks!
Date 1984
Extent of Description 6.13" x 8.50"
Accession number 2012.009