Lot 409: LS signed "Benj. F. Butler, Maj. Genl. U.A.," one page, 6.75 x 8, Head Quarters 18th Army Corps letterhead, January 10, 1864. Letter to Jefferson Coolidge, in full: "Upon my return from Washington I get your letter directed to Hon. George W. Randolph, Richmond, Va. It shall go up by first Flag of Truce, and I trust you will be able to get the information which you seek." Uniformly trimmed edges, light soiling, show-through from mounting remnants on reverse, and an expected mailing fold passing through the top of the signature, otherwise fine condition.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 453
Sunday, 17th May 2015
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