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    1864 Magarge and Ridgway Quaker Marriage Certificate Large, partially-printed document, completed by hand, 18.25" x 24", being the marriage certificate of Edward Magarge and Sallie W. Ridgway, of the famous Ridgway family, "...on the Twentieth day of the Tenth month," 1864, in Philadelphia. The marriage was witnessed by Alexander Henry, then-mayor of Philadelphia, and more than 80 others, many of them prominent Philadelphians such as Silvanus J. Macy. A 10 cent Internal Revenue stamp is cancelled next to the bride and groom's signatures. A handsome document in very fine condition, suitable for framing.

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