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AN AARON BURR FREE-FRANKED ADDRESS-LEAF AS VICE PRESIDENT

BURR, AARON.  (1756-1836).  American revolutionary officer and political leader; 3RD Vice President of the U.S.   His bold Franking Signature, “A. Burr,” penned on an address leaf entirely in Burr’s hand to “The Hon. /  John Rutherford / Trenton.” With straight “Free” and sea-shell “Aug[ust] 17 / New York” postal cancellations.  Pencil notation indicates this is of Vice-Presidential date in 1801, just 3 years before he killed Alexander Hamilton in their famous duel.   Very fine condition. 

 

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