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    George M. Dallas Autograph Letter Signed, "G. M. Dallas". One page, 7.75" x 10", August 20, 1849, n.p.. Writing to Major-General Persifer F. Smith, military commander of the department of California, Dallas recommends Mr. Bernard Samuel Blitz for a military position. Blitz, Dallas explains, "proposes to seek his fortune in California." Dallas served as vice president under James K. Polk. Weakness at folds, light foxing, and archival tape on the left side, else near fine.

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    March, 2009
    6th-7th Friday-Saturday
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