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Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Six Printed Executive Order Pamphlets, December 1862-January 1863.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
361
Sold for:
$154$125

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Six Printed Executive Order Pamphlets, December 1862-January 1863. Including: 1) Message of the President of the United States, [...] transmitting correspondence relative to the attempted seizure of M. Fauchet; 2) Message of the President of the United States [...] in relation to the Indian barbarities in Minnesota; 3) Letter of the Secretary of the Navy communicating [...] an act to authorize the Secretary of the Navy to accept the title to League island, in the Delaware River, for naval purposes; 4) Message of the President [...] in relation to the exportation of articles contraband of war for the use of the French army in Mexico; 5) Letter of the Secretary of War [...] a list of the major and brigadier generals in the service of the United States; [and] 6) Message of the President [...] in relation to the capture of British vessels sailing from one British port to another, having on board articles contraband of war intended for the use of the so-called Confederate States; all disbound, in good condition, 8 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. (6)
Estimate $250-350


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Lincoln, Mexico, United States, Cinema of the United Kingdom, Contraband, Criminal law, Film, International law, Law, Smuggling

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