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Title:
Autograph Letter Signed “The President of the United States.”

Author:
Jackson, Andrew. 7th President of the U.S.

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Date:
April 29, 1835

Description:
One page, 4to, written in third person format, to General James Talmage in New York. “The President of the United States with his kind regards to Genl. James Talmage encloses two letter - one to Edward Livingston, Esq. our postmaster at...the other to Francis B. Ogden, Esq. Consul at Liverpool which he hopes he will please to deliver to the respective address with his own hands. The President presents to the Genl. and his daughter his fervent wishes for their safe and pleasant journey to Europe and a safe return to their country and friends again.” Francis Barber Ogden. 1783-1857. Inventor of steam engines; introduced the first propeller-driven ships in England and the United States. Ogden served under General Andrew Jackson as aide-de-camp at the battle of New Orleans, January 8, 1815.

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Condition:
Light age toning with one ink smudge in upper right blank margin.


 
Item number:
120229
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