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    John Quincy Adams Signed 1837 Independence Day Speech. "An Oration Delivered Before the Inhabitants of the Town of Newburyport, at Their Request, on the Sixty-First Anniversary of the Declaration of Independence, July 4th, 1837, by John Quincy Adams," 68 pages, 5" x 8", lightly foxed. Blue wrappers. The front wrapper had originally detached, and has been trimmed and tipped to the title page. The front wrapper is titled "Oration at Newburyport,/by/Hon. John Quincy Adams," and is inscribed "Mrs. Dexter/from/John Quincy Adams." Wrinkled at left, not near handwriting. Printed by Morss and Brewster, Newburyport Herald Office. Fine condition. Ex. Henry E. Luhrs Collection.


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    October, 2007
    25th-26th Thursday-Friday
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