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    Belva A. Lockwood Autograph Letter Signed. One page, 7.75" x 9.75", Washington, July 8, 1874, in full: "The enclosed evidence completes the requisition sent from your Office May 14th and not enclosed in evidence sent June 22nd." Lockwood (1830-1917) was one of the first female lawyers in the United States and the first to be allowed to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court. Lockwood ran for president in 1884 and 1888 on the ticket of the National Equal Rights Party and was the first woman to appear on official ballots. Docketed on the verso. Light folds, else fine.

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    October, 2013
    17th-18th Thursday-Friday
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