Grover Cleveland Autograph Letter Signed. Three pages (of a bifolium), 4.5" x 6.75", Marion, Massachusetts; June 18, 1890. A letter to Samuel P. Curran concerning an intended gift of stock that Cleveland will not accept.

    Dear Sir

    I received the letter which I enclose, to-day.

    You spoke of some stock in a paper which you accidentally thought you enclosed. Nothing of the kind came with the letter and I am glad of it for I certainly would not consent to your donating it to me. I have no doubt you intended well, but this is no reason why you should give me any of the stock of your paper and I hope you will not further insist on doing so.

    This letter is written to inform you that I have received no stock and that I should feel obliged to return it if it had come to my hand.

    Yours truly

    Grover Cleveland

    Cleveland, who was in between two non-consecutive terms as president of the United States; at the time he wrote this letter, the former president was residing in Marion, Massachusetts, where he rented a house for the summer during the late 1880s. Cleveland served as president of the United States from 1885 to 1889 and from 1892 to 1896. Ex. R. Douglas Stuart.

    Condition: The letter has a horizontal fold and is worn at the intersection of the fold and the crease of the bifolium.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Archive - Letter/Photo (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    19th Thursday 2:50 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    19th Thursday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    1 Day 10h 47m 56s
    Internet/Mail Bids: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: 13
    Page Views: 50

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $250,000 (minimum $19), plus 20% of any amount between $250,000 and $2,500,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,500,000 per lot.

    This lot is in: 2 - Grand Format Internet Session - No Floor or Phone Bidding (Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 47262-47535) - 3:00 PM Central Time, Thursday, October 19, 2017.
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

    Show All Session Information

    Show Auction Type Info

    Exhibition Viewing Times, Title Page, Floor Session and License Information

    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions - Dallas
    3500 Maple Ave
    17th Floor
    Dallas, TX 75219

    Current Bid:
    Bid Protection
    w/ Buyer's Premium (BP) : $137.50 Minimum Next Bid: $120 ($150.00 w/ BP)