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    Rare 1818-Dated William Henry Harrison Item
    Printed on very heavy stock, quite possibly intended for the blank reverse side to be used as an ink blotter. Depicts both sides of the medal unanimously approved by Congress in honor of his great victory over British forces and Indian allies in the 1813 Battle of the Thames, one of the most important of the War of 1812. Approved at bottom by Monroe as President, Clay as Speaker of the House. "Engraved and published by Doolittle and Manson, For Sale at the Map Establishment, Third Street over the Post Office, Cincinnati." Minor light surface soiling (probably easily cleaned), otherwise Excellent condition. A very attractive item we have not handled before. 3 3/4" x 6". From the Joe Brown Collection.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2004
    12th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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