Thomas Jefferson and James Madison DS

Lot Number 6
Author Thomas Jefferson and James Madison
Title Thomas Jefferson and James Madison DS
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Description Partly-printed DS, signed “Th: Jefferson” as president and “James Madison” as secretary of state, one page, 12.75 x 15, March 28, 1807. A grant for a 1000-acre parcel of land, issued to John Flemming, “a Major for three years,” under the provisions of “An Act to enable the Officers and Soldiers of the Virginia Line on Continental Establishment.” Signed at the conclusion by Jefferson and countersigned by Madison. Double-matted and framed with engraved portraits of both Jefferson and Madison to an overall size of 35.25 x 23. Intersecting folds, some scattered mild toning and wrinkling, Jefferson’s signature uniformly light, but still legible, with Madison’s signature also light, particularly last name, but still mostly legible. The white seal is worn and slightly creased, but still intact, otherwise very good condition. A desirable and handsomely presented presidential combination. Oversized.
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Estimated Price USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00
Actual Price USD 4,915.20

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Auction House RR Auction
Website http://www.rrauction.com
Auction Name Rare Manuscript, Document & Autograph - bidstart 12/19
Sale Number #421
Auction Date January 15, 2014 - January 15, 2014
Sale Name Rare Manuscript, Document & Autograph - bidstart 12/19
Total Lots 1773
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