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    James Buchanan Manuscript Check entirely in Buchanan's hand. 7.75" x 3", April 5, 1852. The manuscript check is drawn on the Lancaster Bank for $20.00 payable to Jacob S. Yost. Two cut cancellations slightly affecting the signature, else good. Matted and framed with a photograph to an overall size of 13" x 20.5". Written the same year Buchanan sought the Democratic presidential nomination for the third time. Jacob Yost was a congressman from Pennsylvania who was later appointed U.S. Marshall for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania by President Buchanan.


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    April, 2011
    8th-9th Friday-Saturday
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