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    Martin Van Buren Autograph Letter Signed, with Political Philosophy Content. Written at "Saratoga Springs, August 15, '43." Beige letter paper, measuring 7.5" x 9.75". Very fine save for trivial chips along left edge.

    "Saratoga Springs August 15, 1843 My dear Sir Your friendly letter, for which please to accept my best thanks was recd. At this place. The course you have taken to bring the question directly and fairly before the people is without doubt the true one. Intrigues never fail to be harmless with the Democracy if met in an honorable and open manner. With their decision, when understandingly made ever sincere democrat will be satisfied -- I shall certainly. With great respect Very truly Yours M. Van Buren." Provenance: King Hostick, 1956. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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