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Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)

Auction:
2300
Lot:
36
Sold for:
$7,050$6,000

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2300
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865), Autograph endorsement signed, April 10, 1865, one page, as President, positive affirmation for the release of Jacob H. Callaway currently held as prisoner of war, "Let him be discharged on taking the oath of December 8, 1865, A. Lincoln, April 10, 1865", (very good, minor smudging and ink smear).Note: This document was endorsed five days before his assassination.
Estimate $4,000-5,000

Keywords

Lincoln, Jacob H. Callaway, President , Abraham Lincoln, Autograph, United States Whig Party

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