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    JAMES MONROE AUTOGRAPHED LAND GRANT.

    James Monroe, 5th President of the US, promulgated the "Monroe Doctrine" and presided over the "Era of Good Feelings."  16 x 10" D.S., December 10, 1821, a grant of land to George Busby in Delaware, OH.  Engraved on vellum with affixed paper seal.  Large and bold signature of JAMES MONROE, countersigned by JOSIAH MEIGS as Commissioner of the General Land Office.  We cannot imagine a finer autograph of Monroe.  Great condition, too!  Sold with an engraved bookplate of Monroe, suitable for framing.



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    Auction Dates
    July, 2004
    29th Thursday
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