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Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889)

Auction:
2256
Lot:
75
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$1,116$950

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2256
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 21, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889), Autograph letter signed, July 24th, 1853, one page, as Secretary of War, to Colonel J. L. Edwards, a letter of introduction for Mr. Andy Noland of Mississippi, in part "He has a claim for revolutionary services of his ancestor and I have referred him to you for counsel and assistance. He was my comrade in arms and I commend him to you," (minor ink smudge).
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Andy Noland, J. L. Edwards, Colonel, counsel , Secretary , Mississippi, Autograph, Scots-Irish Americans

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