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    William Henry Harrison: Inaugural Address on Silk. 16 1/2" x 22" silk broadside titled: "General William Henry Harrison's Inaugural Address, On Entering Upon The Duties Of President Of The United States; March Fourth, Eighteen Hundred And Forty-One." Nice sheen. Very minor loss to a few words at top vertical fold. A few scattered stains. Part of right edge folded over, but still present. Finished on two sides. Overall condition is way above average for the type. Harrison's speech was the longest on record, delivered in bitter cold temperature, resulting in his death from pneumonia exactly one month later. This is the first example we have seen.

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    November, 2014
    8th Saturday
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