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    Franklin Pierce Autograph Letter Signed as President A.L.S. "Franklin Pierce" as President, 1p., 7.75" x 9.5", Washington, Oct. 30, 1856, referring to his correspondent's speech at Faneuil Hall in Boston. He writes: "My dear Sir - Accept my thanks for your kind note of the 21st inst and for a copy of your admirable speech at Faneuil Hall. Your services in the great conflict not only on the occasion when this speech was pronounced but throughout the canvass will be remembered and appreciated and by no friend more fully than myself." Tipped at left margin to a larger sheet, very clean and in near fine condition. Accompanied by an engraving of Pierce.

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    April, 2007
    16th-17th Monday-Tuesday
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