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Monroe, James (1758-1831) Signed Land Deed, 11 June 1821.

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Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2819TLocation: BostonDate / Time: May 27, 2015 12:00PM


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