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Lot #4062
James A. Garfield Inaugural Reception Invitation

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Estimate: $200+
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Handsome invitation to the "Inaugural Reception & Promenade Concert" held at the National Museum in honor of the inauguration of President James A. Garfield and Vice President Chester A. Arthur on March 4, 1881, one page, 9.75 x 6, engraved by the Homer Lee Bank Note Co. The invitation boasts portraits of Garfield, Arthur, and George Washington, along with an image of the U.S. Capitol and patriotic design motifs. In fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Presidential Memorabilia
  • Dates: #562 - Ended February 13, 2020