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    Governors of New York A large collection of approximately 75 to 100 pieces consisting primarily of letters and documents of Governors of New York together with some other important New York personalities. Some examples include DeWitt Clinton 2 ALsS 1827, ADS 1792; Alfred E. Smith 3 TLsS 1928, 1929, 1932 together with a DS 1924; Edwin D. Morgan, DS 1862; Benjamin B. Odell 2 TLsS 1900, 1902 together with a signature; Horatio Seymour A.L.S. 1864; Thomas E. Dewey ALS [1944], 3 T.L.S.'s 1937, 1947, 1951, DS, 1954, 3 signatures; John A. Dix, 3 signatures; Hamilton Fish signature, 1874; Bernard Baruch TLS, 1934; Charles Evans Hughes TLS 1910; William L. Marcy DS 1833; Samuel J. Tilden ALS., 1881. Also includes a variety of signed pieces (many in multiples) by E.T. Throop, William C. Brouk, Myron H. Clarke, John Young, H. D. Wilkinson, Charles H. Whitman, Silas Wright, Jr, William Sulzer, Nathaniel Pitcher, Herbert H. Lehman, Nathan Miller, Gideon Reynolds, Frank S. Black, John A. King, Washington Hunt, John T. Hoffman, Isaac N. Arnold, Alanzo Cornell, Martin H. Glynn, Rosewell P. Flower, F. W. Higgens, R. W. Fenton, and David B. Hall. Condition is mostly very good to very fine condition. Should be viewed. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection.

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    April, 2007
    16th-17th Monday-Tuesday
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