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    Winfield Scott: Presidential Campaign Carpenter's Level. 26" long wood, brass and glass carpenter's level made by J. & G. H. Walker of New York. A paper label under the top glass water-filled tube reads "Gen. Winfield Scott For President in 1852". This is one of the oddest campaign items we have ever seen. Voters who acquired this item could say, without fear of contradiction, that Whig candidate Scott was "on the level".

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    Proxy Bidding Ends
    September
    25th Saturday 10:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    September
    25th-26th Saturday-Sunday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    5 Days 12h 52m 12s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: 8
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 43001-43329) - 11:00 AM Central Time, Saturday, September 25, 2021.
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    Dallas, TX 75261



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