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Grant, Ulysses S. (1822-1885)

Auction:
2218
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$2,585$2,200

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Auction:
Sale #2218 - 2218
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 02, 2003 11:00AM

Description:

Grant, Ulysses S. (1822-1885), Autograph Letter Signed, March 6th, 1881, two pages, to a Mr. Cresswell, concerning his trip to Washington to attend the inauguration of James Garfield, "Mrs. Grant & I will go to Washington by Limited Ex. to-morrow to spend two or three days. Will you be kind enough to say to Mr. Costa, of the Willard Hotel, that I would like to have a private parlor with two bed rooms. I have no special business in Washington, but I feel as though I want to see how the new Administration was going to start off, and see some of my friends. With kind regards to Mrs. Cresswell,/ Very Truly yours, U.S. Grant," (very good).
Estimate $2,200-2,800

Keywords

Cresswell, Grant, James Garfield, Willard Hotel, Costa, Garfield, James A. Garfield, Politics of the United States, Ulysses S. Grant, United States