RR Auction Home
Current Auction Is Open For Bidding
Home |Sitemap|Contact Us| Past Auctions  
 How to Bid   Register to Bid   Auctions   Consign   About Us   Featured Lots   Reviews 
Bidder Login
Show Password

New Bidder Registration
Forgot your password?

The Current Auction
Ends July 16th
Olympic Memorabilia Auction Preview
Begins Jul 17
Advanced Search
By Item Number
Gallery Search
Past Auction Search
How Do I Bid?
What is BidTracker™?
New Bidder Registration
The 30-Minute Rule
Terms and Conditions
New to RR Auction?
About Us
Register to Bid
Jobs at RR Auction
Press Releases
Consign to RR Auction
How to Consign
2019-2020 Auction Calendar
Jan 8
Jan 16
Jan 23
Feb 5
Feb 13
Feb 21
Mar 4
Mar 12
Apr 8
Apr 16
May 13
May 21
Jun 10
Jun 18
Jul 8
Jul 16
Jul 23
Aug 12
Aug 20
Sep 9
Sep 12
Oct 7
Oct 15
Nov 4
Nov 12
Dec 2
Dec 10
  View All Dates & Deadlines

Item 20 - William Henry Harrison Catalog 560 (Jul 2019)

Back To Previous Page
(we are no longer accepting bids on this item)
Minimum Bid: $300.00
Sold Price: $3,750.00 (includes buyer's premium)


ALS signed “W. H. Harrison,” one page, 7.75 x 9.75, December 26, 1825. Letter to William Sly, in full: "I duly received your letter of the 30th Nov'r. I derive no greater pleasure from the performance of any duty than that which contributes to the ease & comfort of those hero's who have fought & bled for their country's liberty. I promptly attended to your request & I now enclose a printed form of a deposition which you are to make before some magistrate. Having done this return the paper to me. As soon as I receive it I will have you put on the Ohio Roll of Pensioners. You will then be enabled to draw your money in Chilicothe. You had better attend to it soon that you may receive the half yearly payment in March next." In very good to fine condition, with a small stain above the text, and professional backing and silking to the reverse. A moving sentiment from the esteemed early American military leader, who would leverage his status as a war hero in his successful 1840 campaign for the presidency.

Terms and abbreviations used in our descriptions.

You must be a registered user and logged in to view Past Auction Item Images

If you do not currently have an account, click here to go to our secure registration page.

Important Information

Tips For Consignors


For a complete list of auction beginning and ending dates, check our dates and deadlines page.