Autographed Letter Signed

DAVIS, John (1822 - 1907)

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Place Published: Washington, D.C.
Date Published: 1887

Description: 1 page, 8 x 5 inches, Washington, D.C., February 8, 1887. In this letter, Davis responds to a request for the previous Secretary of State's autograph (Frederick T. Frelinghuysen, who died in office). In part: "I regret that I am unable to comply with your request for an autograph of Mr. Frelinghuysen or to give you information on the subject..." Two partial tears on the back from tape removal; very good(-) condition.

Comments: Grant's Secretary of the Alabama Claims Commission, who succeeded in negotiating damage payments from Great Britain.

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

Book ID: 247273

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