Jun 21, 2018 - Sale 2483

Sale 2483 - Lot 183

Price Realized: $ 1,625
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 800 - $ 1,200
(LINCOLN, ABRAHAM.) Group of 16 letters and documents Signed by Lincoln cabinet members. Format and condition vary. Vp, 1838-81 and undated

Additional Details

Vice President Hannibal Hamlin. Autograph Letter Signed to E.B. French, asking for help in securing a captain's commission through the War Department. Laid into a crude mat. Hampden, VA, 19 August 1861 Secretary of State William Seward. Clipped address panel Signed by Seward. Np, 11 April 1857 William Seward. Letter Signed to F.L. Barredon. "Department of State," 7 May 1861 Secretary of Treasury Salmon P. Chase. Letter Signed to E.B. French. "Treasury Department," 18 November 1862 Salmon P. Chase (2). Autograph Letter Signed to Judge S.I. Field(?); Clipped Signature. Np, Thursday, 11 March [no year]; nd Secretary of Treasury Hugh McCulloch. Letter Signed to unknown party regarding illegal liquor imports from Canada. "Treasury Department," 24 April 1867 Secretary of War Simon Cameron. Letter Signed to H.E. Lemar. Np, 6 January 1845 Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton (2). Autograph Letter Signed to John H. Clifford; Letter Signed to Wayne McVeigh. Garrison [NY?], 6 October 1867; "War Department," 24 February 1868 Edward Bates. Autograph Note Signed in the text. St. Louis, MO, 5 May 1865 Postmaster General Montgomery Blair. Autograph Letter Signed. Np, 2 June 1881 Postmaster General William Dennison. Autograph Letter Signed to Dr. Baxter. Np, nd Secretary of Navy Gideon Welles. Signed card. Hartford, CT, 10 July 1877 Secretary of the Interior Caleb Blood Smith. Autograph Document Signed regarding a lawsuit against John Sample Jr. Fayette County, IN, 5 October 1838 Secretary of the Interior John Palmer Usher. Autograph Note Signed to H.P. McIntosh. "Department of the Interior," 12 February 1864.