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    Louisa Catherine Adams Holographic Poem with Autograph Note Signed. Two pages, 7.75" x 9.5", no place; no date. Louisa encloses three stanzas of a poem to an unknown recipient in honor of a Mr. Brooks who had recently died. The heading reads "On hearing that Mr. C Brooks Delight at hearing Mr Adams speech." The note follows the poem, which Louisa initialed, and reads in part: "I take the liberty of sending the above lines. They are not worthy of the subject but as an old womans offering and a just tribute of profound admiration for the late Mr. Brooks you will accept them from." Signed, "Louisa C Adams." Accompanied with a print of an engraved portrait of Louisa, measuring 4.5" x 6.75".

    Condition: Toned with smoothed folds.

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    May, 2021
    19th Wednesday
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