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Lot 30
Buchanan, James (1791-1868), Autograph Letter Signed
Ending from 2 February 2023, 19:00 EST
Skinner Marlborough, Massachusetts

US$200 - US$300

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Buchanan, James (1791-1868), Autograph Letter Signed

On one sheet folded in half, dated from "Department of State, Washington, 4th June, 1847" and addressed to William H. Gardiner, Esquire, Washington." Buchanan, as Secretary of State in the Polk Administration, grants a request to consult papers relating to "the claim against the Government of Chile in the second case of the Macedonian" (fold marks, paper wavy due to moisture, three hole-punch marks at outer edges), 10 x 16 in.

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