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    Franklin Pierce Autograph Letter Twice Signed. One page, 8" x 10", January 10, 1833, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, to Alpheus Bigelow of Massachusetts concerning an affidavit. In part: "The inclosed affidavit was forwarded to the Department of War and returned because the certificate of the Justice that the deponent is a reputable person and that his statement as a witness is entitled to entire credit was wanting." Below Pierce's closing signature, he has written, "Please address to/ Franklin Pierce/ Hillsborough/ N.H." Two months after writing this letter, Pierce was sworn in as a congressman from New Hampshire. Some stains, foxing, and toning. Near fine.

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