Washington, D.C. 1858.
His signature, as congressman, on an envelope addressed in his hand, to J.L. Cist, St. Louis, MO. The signature appears at the upper right corner of the envelope as a return address: "Free/James L. Orr/M.C." Very scarce. 12mo. Washington, D.C., December 6, 1858. Very good condition.
U.S. congressman from South Carolina (1849-59); Confederate senator (1862-65); governor of South Carolina (1866-68); U.S. minister to Russia (1872-73).