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    Gideon Welles: Pair of 1860 Letters. Lot consists of two letters. The first, written by a lady in Barre [Massachusetts] on September 17, 1860 asks Gideon Welles to handle the payment of a mortgage in a certain manner. Welles writes his response (marked "Copy") on the integral leaf, signing it simply "G.W." The other letter, 4-pages in length, was written on September 8, 1860. It deals with the same matter, the handling of an estate which involves Welles and a loan of $700 from Mrs. Ellsworth of Barre to her brother. The first draft of this letter is crossed out, but signed by Welles in full. A continuation of the letter is simply initialized G.W." Ex: Estate of Gideon Welles.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    7th Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 4
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