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    Dewitt Clinton Autograph Letter Signed. One page with integral address cover, 8" x 9.75". New York; "Election day - 28 April 1807." A letter to Alexander Coffin outlining the heated races at the polls: "We shall have a violent struggle in our City Election. The Republican party was never better united & marshalled & more animated than at present. The unanimous opinion of our friends is that we shall succeed." Signed, "DeWitt Clinton."

    Condition: Flattened folds, with tiny bits of paper loss in integral fold. Small amount of paper loss to integral address cover where seal was removed. Two small paper tabs are affixed on verso, where there is light soiling. "DeWitt Clinton 1807" is written in pencil on integral address sheet, along with recipient's docket.


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    April, 2020
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