Lot #8
Andrew Jackson and Martin Van Buren

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Estimate: $1000+


Partly-printed vellum DS, signed “Andrew Jackson" as president and "M. Van Buren" as secretary of state, one page, 10 x 14.5, May 21, 1830. Scalloped-top ship's pass issued to the "Ship Huntress of New York, Jeremiah H. Goddard master or commander of the burthen of Three hundred & Ninety & 19/95 tons or thereabouts mounted with no guns navigated with Fifteen men." Signed prominently at the conclusion by Jackson and countersigned below by Van Buren. Lower left bears the original paper seal. Matted and framed to an overall size of 15.25 x 19.75. In very good to fine condition, with overall rippling and intersecting folds.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #568 - Ended October 10, 2019

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