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    Samuel Remington Autograph Letter Signed "S. Remington". Three pages, 8" x 5.25", January 25, 1858, discussing $100,000 in capital stock. The Connecticut gun maker writes, "My Dear Sir, But for the absence of Mr. Johnson who has been absent in New York since the 1st for the purpose of securing funds in part to meet the amt. due you I have delayed ansring [sic] in order that I might be able to inform you of remittance either from New York of from here. Not having heard from Mr. Johnson for the past week I can no longer delay on account of the inclosed " An excellent glimpse into the workings of mid-nineteenth century American business.

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    April, 2007
    16th-17th Monday-Tuesday
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