Lot 7: Andrew Jackson signed document

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RR Auction

2018-09-27 11:54:02

Lot 7

Desirable vellum manuscript DS as president, one page, 14.5 x 12.75, April 10, 1831. Ornate land grant, in part: "In consideration of Military Service performed by Adam Wallace a Captain for three years to the United States, in the Virginia Line on Continental Establishment…There is granted by the United States unto Samuel Wallace heir at law of the said Adam Wallace a certain tract of Lands containing one thousand acres situate between the Little Miami and Sciota Rivers northwest of the river Ohio." Prominently signed at the conclusion by President Jackson and countersigned by Commissioner of the General Land Office Elijah Haywood. The white paper seal affixed to the lower left remains fully intact. In very good condition, with trimmed edges, creasing and soiling, and a few small areas of vellum loss not affecting any text.

Estimate: $1500-$2000

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