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    Jefferson Davis Autograph Letter Signed on March 3, 1863, with Envelope. The letter (5" x 5.25", Richmond) is addressed to Thomas A. Harris and reads, "I would be glad to see you, do a secure cointelligence." Marked "Official Business." Mr. Harris was a prominent Confederate politician from Missouri, serving in the Provisional Confederate Congress and the First Confederate Congress. The envelope (5" x 3") is addressed to Mr. Harris at the "Ho. of Reps. C. S. Cong." in Richmond. Printed in the top right corner of the envelope, "Confederate States of America / Executive Department / Official Business." Staining and some foxing. Both letter and envelope display some discolorations. Both have been professionally removed from being affixed to an album page, minor evidence of which is noticeable.

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    December, 2014
    12th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 13
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