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    Thomas Jefferson and James Madison Ship's Papers Document Signed "Th:Jefferson" as President and "James Madison" as Secretary of State. One page, 10" x 15.5", vellum, partly printed, New York, August 3, 1807. This "indented" or scalloped top document is a pass for the Brig. Matilda' with a "...burden of one hundred sixty two 83/95 tons or thereabouts, mounted with no guns, navigated with eight men..." About fine condition; expected folds and toning, seal intact, Madison's signature a bit light, but Jefferson's is strong and bold.Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    February, 2006
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