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    Justice Stephen J. Field Autograph Statement Signed "Stephen J. Field" as Associate Justice, one page, 5" x 8". Supreme Court, Washington, D.C., November 4, 1892. On vellum. In full: "Douglass Jerrold invokes a blessing in which I would heartily join, upon every one who adds to the happiness of a child - 'Blessed,' he says, 'be the hand that prepares a pleasure for a child, for there is no saying when and where it may bloom forth.'" Field, appointed by President Abraham Lincoln, served on the Supreme Court from 1863-1897. Paper slightly rippled, lightly browned. Vertical fold at lower right corner touches the "F" in Field. Accompanied by COA from PSA/DNA.

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    April, 2005
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