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    Sale 2461 | Lot 23
    Price Realized: $100With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2461 Lot 23

      FIRST WEST POINT GRADUATE SWIFT, JOSEPH GARDNER. Autograph Letter Signed, "J.G. Swift B. Gen," to U.S. Minister to France Albert Gallatin, sending a letter [not present] to surveyor Colonel [William] McRee via the office of the Minister to France. 1 page, 4to; mounted to a larger sheet, faint scattered staining. New York, 19 November 1816

      Estimate $80 - 120

      "Having, by direction of the U.S. War Department, some communication to make to Col. McRee and Major Thayer, I have taken the liberty to enclose a letter to them through the Office of your Excellency, & I hope it may not be inconvenient to allow the letter to be properly directed."

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $100