Lot: 159 Edwin Booth signed pay receipts


2015-11-04 12:50:47


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Lot 159: Renowned American Shakespearean actor (1833-1893) and brother of Lincoln assassin John Wilkes Booth. Two Pay receipts on 1 pg signed twice by Booth from Chicago McVicker's Theater, dated June 2, and June 3rd 1858, signed two times "Edwin Booth," one page, 6.5 x 8.25. This is most likely for an appearance in a play "A New Way To Pay Old Debts", in which he appeared in starting on May 31, 1858. Oak Auctions' Rare Autograph and Manuscript Auction Thursday, 19th November 2015 Estimate: $200-300
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