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Madison, James (1751-1836)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
134
Sold for:
$207$175

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

Description:

Madison, James (1751-1836), Signed document, July 5th, 1809, one page, as President, on vellum, ship's passport for the Brig Commerce, Samuel Chase, Commander, countersigned by Henry Dearborn as Secretary of State, folio, (seal shredded, heavy wrinkles and minor fading).
Estimate $300-500

seal shredded, heavy wrinkles and minor fading; glue mounting remnants to reverse.

Keywords

President, Secretary of State, Henry Dearborn, Samuel Chase, Commander, Book design, Calligraphy, Countersign, Hides, Seal

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