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    [Dakota Territory] Two Autograph Letters Signed Regarding E. C. Chilcott, 1885. The first letter, two page, front and verso, 8" x 10", June 19, 1885, Orchard Park, New York is written and signed by Frank M. Thorn recommending Mr. E. C. Chilcott for a job as surveyor in the Dakota Territory. The letter also has autograph and signed endorsements by Charles W. Goodyear and W. J. Bissell. The second letter, one page, 5" x 8", August 3, 1885, Standing Rock Agency, Fort Yates, Dakota Territory is by James M. Laughlin, a U. S. Indian Agent, to Mr. Chilcott.

    Condition:
    Both lave light staining and weakness at folds, else near fine.


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