05-13-2021 05-25-2021
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3626T Marlborough
May 13, 2021 12:00 PM - May 25, 2021 07:00 PMCalender

I. Watson Andrew Autograph Collection.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3626T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 13, 2021 12:00PM


I. Watson Andrew Autograph Collection. The collection of approximately forty-three autographs composed of documents and clipped signatures. The documents include: John Hancock signed certificate, August 14, 1783; John Tyler, LS, Washington, October 21, 1842; J. Davis, ALS, Worcester, November 25, 1839; Edward Everett, ALS, Watertown, August 22, 1838; Henry Clay, ALS, Ashland, November 8, 1839; John Page, ALS, November 23, 1839; William H. Seward, ALS, Albany, November 29, 1839; David Porter, ALS, Harrisburg, December 4, 1839; Jared Sparks, ALS, November 26, 1839; Washington Irving, ALS, Greensburgh, November 16, 1839; Eldridge Gerry, ALS to Samuel Adams, Boston, June 18, 1783; clipped signatures include: James Madison; James Monroe; John Quincy Adams; Martin Van Buren; Richard Mentor Johnson; John Fairfield; Levi Lincoln; Jefferson Davis; Edward Everett; Timothy Pickering; Nathaniel Silsbee; Levi Woodbury; Daniel Webster; John Forsythe; Peleg Sprague; O. Pickering; James Buchanan; James T. Armstrong; Alden Bradford; Edward Bangs; Joseph Story; E.A. Holyoke; Josiah Quincy; Benjamin Silliman; Nathaniel Bowditch and a few other illegible signatures (clipped signatures are pasted onto the pages).

Provenance: The Charles Foster Batchelder III estate, upstate New York, formerly of Natick, Massachusetts.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

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John Hancock, John Page, David Porter, Henry Clay, James Buchanan, James Monroe, Charles Foster, Daniel Webster, James Madison, John Tyler, Jefferson Davis, John Fairfield, Josiah Quincy, William H. Seward, Peleg Sprague, Martin Van Buren, Nathaniel Bowditch, Richard Mentor Johnson, Jared Sparks, Benjamin Silliman, Alden Bradford, Levi Woodbury, Timothy Pickering, John Forsythe, Joseph Story, I. Watson Andrew Autograph Collection, James T. Armstrong, Levi Lincoln, O. Pickering, E.A. Holyoke, Edward Bangs, Eldridge Gerry, Harrisburg, Natick, Watertown