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    Caleb Cushing Mexican War Dated Autograph Letter Signed Regarding a Land Deal. One page with blank integral, 7.75" x 10"; "Camp at Monterey"; July 3, 1847. A letter to Benjamin H. Cheever regarding a land investment in the St. Croix Valley in Wisconsin: "... I had no idea that 50 per ct was to be attached, 25 only having been spoken of before... I have this advanced, amounting to some $3000, are well secured on the property... Pray write me addressed to Saltillo, whether I shall go in a few days..." Docketed on verso.

    Condition: Flattened folds and light creasing, with some wear and tiny separations at margins of exterior sheet. Light soiling on blank integral. Light discoloration to paper due to age. Pencil notations by a previous collector.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2018
    17th Saturday
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