Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    William Henry Harrison and Daniel Webster Signed Document. Rare 2.5" x 7.5" section trimmed from a larger document including the signatures of President William Henry Harrison (1773-1841) and Secretary of State Daniel Webster (1782-1852). Though Harrison's presidency lasted only one month, Vice President John Tyler retained Webster as Secretary of State after being sworn in as Tenth U.S. President on April 4, 1841. After resigning from the cabinet in 1843 and returning to the U.S. Senate, Webster filled the State Department post a second time during the 1850-53 administration of Millard Fillmore. However, his tenure was cut short by a violent fall from a horse on October 24, 1852, when he died from a brain hemorrhage. The document, signed "W. H. Harrison" and "Daniel Webster", mounted to another sheet, is in good condition with minor soiling and acidification.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2007
    25th-26th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,544

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 April 11 Guitars and Musical Instruments Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage has gone above and beyond my expectations in handling all of my transactions in a thoroughly professional manner. I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone worldwide for the exemplary auction and valuation services they provide.
    Richard H.,
    Corsicana, TX
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search