Lot #7234
Judah P. Benjamin Document Signed

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Manuscript DS, signed “J. P. Benjamin,” one page, 7.75 x 10.75, no date. Document issued to the "Judge of the Parish Court in and for the Parish & City of New Orleans," in part: "The petition of J. P. Benjamin assignee of Louis Flinau Hermann humbly shews that the said Louis Flinau Hermann has been decreed to be a bankrupt by the Honorable the District Court of the United States for the Eastern District of Louisiana in bankruptcy sitting and that this pentitance has been duly appointed by the said Honorable Court." Signed neatly at the conclusion by Benjamin. In fine condition, with slightly irregular overall toning. From the Collection of Dr. Lawrence E. Miller.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: The Lawrence Miller Collection
  • Dates: May 14 - May 21

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