Autographed Letter Signed on "House of Representatives" letterhead

RANDALL, Samuel Jackson

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Price: $250.00

Place Published: Washington
Date Published: 1881

Description: 2 pages, 9.75 x 7.75 inches, Washington, January 26, 1881. Written to the managing editor of the Washington Post. Marked "Personal" and opening with a lengthy quote from the Constitution on the succession of power in the event of a President's death, he then offers his opinion that if President-Elect Garfield die before taking office, his Vice President-Elect would be sworn in instead. (Six months later, Garfield died in office.) Small tears along one of the folds; still very good condition.

Comments: Influential Congressman from Pennsylvania; Speaker of the House.

Signed: Y
Binding: unbound
Language: English
Type: Autographs

Book ID: 135006

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