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Morton, William Thomas (1819-1868)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
148
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$1,185$1,000

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

Description:

Morton, William Thomas (1819-1868), Autograph letter signed, August, 184, one page, to his lawyer, Mr. Poor, asking him to visit and prepare a document for him, with signed holograph postscript, (left margin shaved from top to bottom, affecting a few letters).

Note: Morton is most famous for his invention and implementation of sulfuric ether as a means of anesthesia.

Estimate $500-700

left margin shaved from top to bottom, affecting a few letters

Keywords

Poor, William Thomas, lawyer, Autograph, Communication, Holograph, Letter, Morton, Printing

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