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May 27, 2015 12:00 PM - June 7, 2015 04:00 PMCalender
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Monroe, James (1758-1831) Signed Land Deed, 11 June 1821.

$461$375
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2819T Location: Boston Date / Time: May 27, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Monroe, James (1758-1831) Signed Land Deed, 11 June 1821.
Document on parchment, for the sale of 160 acres in Arkansas to Joseph and Thomas Wright, printed in New York, by J. Seymour, fulfilled by hand, with seal and Presidential signature, framed, 12 3/4 x 10 in.
[Together with] Edward Livingston (1764-1836) Autograph letter signed 16 January 1830, while serving as U.S. Senator for Louisiana, to U.S. Federal Judge Samuel Hadden Harper (1783-1837), concerning the passage of a bill; with addressed, free-franked, self-envelope, browned, likely mounted to an acidic substrate, 12 x 14 3/4 in. (2)
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

Joseph Wright, Thomas Wright, Arkansas, United States, Edward Livingston, Louisiana, Federal Judge, Samuel Hadden Harper, Senator