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(Autograph Album, 19th century)

Auction:
2167
Lot:
5
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Auction:
Sale #2167 - 2167
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 26, 2002 11:00AM

Description:

(Autograph Album, 19th century), Bound collection of autographs in a gilt tooled calf album, most c. 1867, including Ulysses S. Grant, Horace Porter, Charles Sumner, John Sherman, Schuyler Colfax, Benjamin Butler, Nathaniel Banks, John Greenleaf Whittier (twice), Julia Ward Howe, Kate Douglas Wiggin, tipt in verse from Oliver Wendell Holmes (seven lines), and others, primarily generals and House members.
Estimate $1,200-1,500

Keywords

House, Benjamin Butler, Horace Porter, John Greenleaf Whittier, John Sherman, Julia Ward Howe, Kate Douglas Wiggin, Nathaniel Banks, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Ulysses S. Grant, Butler, Porter, American poets, Dudley-Winthrop family, Greenleaf, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.