Lot 439: American statesman who succeeded Alexander Hamilton as treasury secretary and later served as governor of Connecticut (1760-1833). Boldly penned ALS signed "Oliv. Wolcott," one page, 7.75 x 9.75, June 22, 1808. Letter to Joseph Hopkinson, Esq. In part: "I take the liberty to introduce to you, Mr. James Talcott Watson...& request in his favor, your civilities and advice, in respect to his business...I hear with great satisfaction, that you are acquiring Fame & Profit, in your Profession." Addressed on the reverse of the second integral page in Wolcott's hand. In fine condition, with intersecting folds.
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