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    Adams & Jefferson: Jugate Memorial Silk Ribbon. 2" x 5" silk ribbon commemorating the near-simultaneous deaths of Founding Fathers John Adams and Thomas Jefferson on the 50th anniversary of the announcement of the Declaration of Independence. The caption on the bottom reads: "Together they labored for our country, together they have gone to meet their reward." At opposite ends of the political spectrum, the two were not on speaking terms for many years, but finally reconciled towards the ends of their lives. Minor aging, generally very fine or better and quite elusive.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2014
    24th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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