Autographed Sentiment and Signed Carte de Visite
Place Published: New Britain
Date Published: 1872
Description: 1 page, 4.75 x 5 inches, New Britain, April 4, 1872, written in Latin: "Per avdua ad astra, Per angusta ad augusta." Accompanied by a carte de visite signed photograph (shortly after his stroke) with a "John A. Williams" back stamp -- a gorgeous full-body image, circa 1865. Both items are in very good condition, with mounting remnants on the back.
Comments: American abolitionist, social reformer, and the leading pacifist of his age. President Lincoln appointed him a special ambassador to England.Signed: Y
Book ID: 251698