Nov 08, 2018 - Sale 2492

Sale 2492 - Lot 27

Price Realized: $ 975
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 350 - $ 500
(CIVIL WAR--POLITICIANS--ALBUM.) Autograph album issued by Lippincott containing over 30 Signatures by American politicians of the Civil War era. Tipped to the first page is a ticket to the Johnson impeachment trial, followed by a page with the signature of Hugh McCulloch (Secretary of the Treasury), then a page with the bold signature of Edwin M. Stanton (Secretary of War). Scattered throughout the rest of the book are more than 20 signatures of Senators and Representatives. Some signatures are dated 1867, most include state and/or district. Small 8vo, original morocco; few early leaves nearly loose. Vp, 1860s

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Preston King (NY) Simon Camereon (PA) Lyman Turnbull (IL) Ebon C. Ingersoll (IL) Ira Harris (NY) J.W. Grimes (IA) F.A. Pike (ME) Columbus Delano (OH) others.