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Sale 2461 Lot 11
CALHOUN, JOHN C. Partly-printed Letter Signed, "J.C. Calhoun," as Secretary of War, to Ayers P. Merrill, informing him that he has been appointed a Surgeon's Mate in the 8th regiment of infantry, requesting a communication accepting or declining the appointment, and, if accepting, to report to the regiment's commanding officer near New Orleans. Accomplished in secretarial hand. 1 page, 4to, with integral blank; marginal discoloration from prior matting. [Washington], 19 March 1819
Estimate $250 - 350Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $313