Lot #13
Louisa Adams Autograph Letter Signed

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Estimate: $1000+


British-born wife of John Quincy Adams who is the only first lady to have been born outside of the United States (1775-1852). Scarce third-person ALS, one page, 4.75 x 8, November 16, 1835. Handwritten letter to "R. Smith," in full: "Mrs. Adams requests Mr. Smith to allow her man Mr. Wilson to take the Trunks sent to the Bank previous to his departure for the North." Addressed on the integral leaf in Adams's hand. In fine condition, with small mounting remnants to address leaf.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts
  • Dates: #618 - Ended October 13, 2021

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