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    [Abraham Lincoln]: John T. Ford Autographed Letter Signed. 2p. ALS, Baltimore, June 13, 1859, written on the first and third pages of 6.25" x 8" lined paper, folded in half. Ford (1829-1894) is famous as the owner/operator of Ford's Theatre in Washington, D.C., site of Abraham Lincoln's assassination. Writing to "John", Ford discusses theatre matters. "... Would Annie Cruise engage for leading... Some singing chambermaid business if so the lowest salary. First however see Gladstone. Do I understand you rightly Mr Barrow at the Museum $30 per week. What a fall is there my countrymen..." Bold signature.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2016
    17th Saturday
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