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(Lincoln and Johnson Second Inauguration Invitation)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
125
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$1,422$1,200

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

(Lincoln and Johnson Second Inauguration Invitation), Engraved invitation with original envelope, issued Mrs. Louise L. Bacon, showing a double portrait of the President-elect and Vice President-elect above a double-colonnade topped with eagles, designed by Bruff, engraved by Dempsey & O'Toole, 10 1/2 by 7 5/8 in., (envelope with soiling and minor tears).
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Lincoln, Louise L. Bacon, President and Vice President-elect, Abraham Lincoln, Bacon, Envelope, Postal history, Stationery

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