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    Lincoln & Johnson: 1865 Inaugural Ball Invitation. A 7.5" x 9.75" engraved invitation on card stock for the "National Inauguration Ball. March 4th 1865." Portraits of President Abraham Lincoln and Vice President Andrew Johnson within columns representing the suppression of the Rebellion with riband marked "We Are One and Indissoluble." Printed by Dempsey & O'Toole and made out to Miss Augusta Foote, daughter of Vermont Senator Solomon Foot. From a design and historical importance perspective, perhaps the finest of all such invitations. Great condition.

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    November, 2010
    17th Wednesday
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