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    Chester Arthur Letter Signed "Chester A. Arthur." One page of a bifolium, 5.25" x 8.25", Washington, D.C.; December 12, 1881. Addressed to Colonel George E. Waring, Jr. and written on mourning stationery, the letter reads "I have your letter of the 1st instant which will receive due consideration."

    Boldly signed by Arthur, who had succeeded to the presidency just three months prior after the assassination of President Garfield. The letter is accompanied by the original transmittal envelope.

    Condition: Usual folds, with toning at folds. Minor soiling in places. Some weakness at mail folds. Overall very fine.


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    Auction Dates
    April, 2018
    18th Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 20
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