Lot #1
John Adams

Adams free frank to the founder of a New York town

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Description

Adams free frank to the founder of a New York town

Free franked envelope panel, addressed in another hand to “Mr. Justus B. Smith, Hamilton County of Madison, New York,” signed to the left of the address, “J. Adams,” and franked in his hand in the upper right corner “Free.” Archivally triple suede matted and framed with an engraved portrait of Adams, to an overall size of 21.25 x 27.5. In very good condition, with scattered toning and soiling, a bisecting vertical fold and several stray ink marks, one affecting first initial of signature. LOA John Reznikoff/PSA/DNA and R&R COA. Oversized.

Auction Info

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  • Dates: #318 - Ended February 14, 2007