Lot #168
John Brown

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Mailing envelope addressed in the hand of John Brown, 5 x 3, [April 6, 1852], sent to "Fras. W. Tappan Esqr., Ravenna, Portage Co., Ohio," with Brown adding "Paid" above. Upper interior flap is marked by the recipient: "John Brown, 1852, Receipt." In fine condition. Accompanied by an engraving bearing a facsimile signature, and by a photocopy of the purported included contents: an acknowledgment of receipt of a shares certificate from the Cleveland and Pittsburgh Rail Road.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Animation
  • Dates: #608 - Ended May 12, 2021