Grant, Ulysses Simpson (1822-1885) Archive Containing Presidential Signed Items and Autographs of his Presidential Cabinet.
Three items signed by Grant: an appointment document, 29 December 1869; autograph note signed 16 December 1871; and clipped signature; together with a leather coin promoting the Grant and Wilson ticket produced in 1872.
[with] Four American passports from the 1870s signed by Secretary of State Hamilton Fish and one clipped signature; calling card signed by Vice President Henry Wilson; letters signed by Vice President Schuyler Colfax, with envelopes; two letters signed by Secretary of the State Elihu Washburne; two letters signed by Treasury Secretary William A. Richardson; three letters signed by Treasury Secretary Benjamin Bristow; one letter signed by Treasury Secretary George Boutwell; one free frank, a clipped signature, and signed engraved portrait of Secretary of War William Belknap; note signed by Secretary of War James Cameron; three letters signed by Attorney General Ebenezer Hoar; one letter signed by Attorney General Amos Ackerman; two letters signed by Attorney General George H. Williams; two secretarial letters signed by Attorney General Edwards Pierrepont; one signature card and two notes signed by Postmaster General John Creswell; clipped signature of Postmaster General Marshall Jewell; one letter signed by Postmaster General James Tyner; one letter and one clipped signature of Navy Secretary George M. Robeson; one letter signed by Secretary of the Interior Zachariah Chandler; one letter signed with accompanying envelope of Secretary of the Interior Columbus Delano; one letter signed by Secretary of the Interior Jacob Dolson Cox; and three political tickets from the Grant and Colfax campaign, two Republican, one Democratic.
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