Handwritten "Headquarters Army of the United States" Envelope

BADEAU, Adam (1831 - 1895)

Add 
to Cart
Price: $150.00


Place Published: Galena, Illinois
Date Published: 1868

Description: 3.75 x 8.5 inches, postmarked in Galena, Illinois on September 10, [1868]. Written while supervising U.S. Grant's Presidential Campaign from Galena, Illinois. Addressed to Dr. John William Draper (1811 - 1882), an American scientist, chemist, historian, and pioneer photographer who is credited with taking the first image of a female's face in 1839. He is also the founder of NYU Medical School. Draper has docketed the envelope "Badeau - Sep 7, 1868." A wonderful association piece considering the fact that Draper is rare in any form. Uneven toning; tiny tears along the top edge. Very good(-) condition.

Comments: Union General and confidant of President U.S. Grant.

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

Book ID: 253705


More AUTOGRAPHS: webrss
More MILITARY: webrss
More CIVIL WAR: webrss
More MEDICAL HISTORY: webrss

By This Publisher:
ABAA ILAB
Topic Notification
Receive e-mail notification of new arrivals in your topics of interest.


Many thanks for your prompt reply informing me that the book is now set aside for the library. It's great that you are willing and able to send an invoice with the book -- it makes life a little easier when you work for a very large institution! Thanks again. - Anne R.
Argosy Book Store on Facebook
Argosy Book Store on Instagram
Site by Bibliopolis