Sep 30, 2021 - Sale 2580

Sale 2580 - Lot 3

Price Realized: $ 1,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 500 - $ 750
(AMERICAN INDIANS.) William Webb. Letter describing the Creek War of 1836. Autograph Letter Signed to John Cooper of Upper Alton, IL. 2 pages, 11 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches, plus integral address leaf marked only "25" in manuscript; minor foxing, wear and repaired tear to address leaf. Coal Creek [AL?], 7 July 1836

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"Our volenters started on yesterday for the Creak Nation. About 150 went out of this county. Thare has bin some fiting olredy and som killed on booth sides. We hope the ware won't last long. The govener cauld for 25 hundred volenters and I expect that 5000 thousand has gone."