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Tallmadge, Benjamin (1754-1835) Autograph Letter Signed, Litchfield, Connecticut, 31 July 1810.

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
97
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Tallmadge, Benjamin (1754-1835) Autograph Letter Signed, Litchfield, Connecticut, 31 July 1810.
Single sheet of laid paper, inscribed on one side, addressed and sealed on the verso. To Justus Riley of Wethersfield, Connecticut, asking that the addressee attend to his open account with Benjamin Tallmadge & Co., a partnership being dissolved. Tear in the left margin, involving the seal, caused when the letter was opened, old folds, some light toning, 12 1/2 x 7 3/4 in.
Estimate $600-800


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Benjamin Tallmadge & Co., Connecticut, Litchfield, Justus Riley, Wethersfield

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