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    James K. Polk Autograph Letter Signed "James K. Polk". One page, 7" x 9.25" (sight), matted and framed with print of Polk to an overall size of 19.5" x 14". Letter dated June 12, 1844, addressed to "Hon. Robert Rantoul jr". In full:

    "Dear Sir/ Your letter dated at Baltimore on the 29th ulti. enclosing to me an official notification of my nomination to the Presidency, was received on yesterday. I herewith transmit to you my answer, addressed to Boston as you request. It is of course intended for public use. I have the honor to be with high respect your ob't sr'v James K. Polk".

    Condition: Slight toning of both letter and print. Small ink transfer mark on letter, else fine.


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