Albert Einstein's letter fetches $54,000 at auction
Wednesday, April 5, 2017, 1:38 PM
A letter written by renowned German physicist Albert-Einstein replying to the queries of a science teacher in 1953 has been sold for $53,503 at an auction. Einstein penned the letter in reply to a two-page questionnaire submitted by Arthur-Converse, a science teacher from Iowa, concerning electrostatic theory and special relativity. The letter, with an opening price of $15,000, was bought by an unidentified person.