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    James K. Polk Free Franked Envelope Signed "J.K. Polk." This envelope measures 4.8" x 3.4", and is signed in the upper right hand corner by President Polk. The free frank and cancellation stamp are both visible. "Col. Polk Feb. 23, 1835" is written on the inside of the envelope, indicating that this was written prior to his term as president. Portions of Polk's wax seal are still present.

    The free frank is in very good condition; localized areas of foxing and soiling on the front of the frank; paper is torn badly from the opening of the wax seal; water damage stains on the inside portions of the frank; signature is still bold and dark. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.


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    Auction Dates
    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
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