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Historic Autograph Letters, Manuscripts & Documents

Important Signed & Inscribed Books and Photographs

PRESIDENTS

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GEORGE WASHINGTON  TO BRIGADIER GENERAL WILLIAM IRVINE

WASHINGTON, GEORGE. (1732-99).  First President of the United States.  Complete address-leaf franked with his bold full signature “G. Washington”, in the lower left corner.

$14,500.00
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MADISON:    “ON THE CULTIVATION AND MANAGEMENT OF TOBACCO”

MADISON, JAMES.   (1751-1836).   Interesting Autograph Letter Signed One page, quarto. Montpelier [Virginia], June 3, 1822,

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LINCOLN WORKS TO STEM THE VIOLENCE OF THE DRAFT RIOTS & FORMS THE BEGINNINGS OF A U.S. “SECRET SERVICE”

LINCOLN, ABRAHAM.  (1809-65).  Sixteenth President of the United States (1861-1865).  Fascinating Autograph Endorsement Signed, “A. Lincoln”, as President, on an evelope cover imprinted Adjutant General’s Office Official Business.  One full page, narrow tall octavo.  No place, September 1, 1864.

$18,500.00
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PRESIDENT ANDREW JOHNSON  — TO GENERAL GRANT

JOHNSON, ANDREW.  (1808-1875).   Exceedingly-rare Autograph Note Signed, “Andrew Johnson”, in pencil, most probably AS PRESIDENT.   One page, 32mo.  No place [Washington, D.C], no date [circa 1866].  Very fine condition.  To ULYSSES S. GRANT. 

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MONROE AS MINISTER PLENIPOTENTIARY TO FRANCE

THE FRENCH ARMY “WILL BE IN HOLLAND BEFORE THIS REACHES YOU: FOR AFTER MAASTRICHT FALLS AND WHICH IT WILL SOON MOST PROBABLY DO, THERE IS NOTHING TO OPPOSE THEM.”

MONROE, JAMES.  (1758-1831).  Fifth President of the United States.  (1817-25).  Scarce, insightful Autograph Letter Signed, “Jas Monroe,” as Minister Plenipotentiary to France.  Two full pages, quarto.  Paris, October 22, 1794.

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JERRY FORD  —  MY APPEARANCE ON THE ‘MEET THE PRESS’ PROGRAM

FORD, GERALD R(UDOLPH).  (1913-2006).  Thirty-eighth President of the United States (1974-7); the only President elected neither President nor Vice President.  Typed Letter Signed, “Jerry Ford”, on his name-imprinted Congress of the United States, Office of the Minority Leader, House of Representatives letterhead.  One page, quarto.  “Washington, D.C., 20515”,  January 15, 1969.

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RUTHERFORD B. HAYES — AS PRESIDENT, MAKES INTRODUCTIONS FOR AN AMERICAN TRAVELING ABROAD IN EUROPE

HAYES, RUTHERFORD B. (1822-93). Nineteenth President of the United States (1877-81). Scarce Autograph Letter Signed, “R.B. Hayes,” as President, on imprinted Executive Mansion letterhead. One full page, octavo. Washington, D.C. March 30, 1880.

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