Lot 14: John Quincy Adams - ALS

RR Auction

RR Auction

2017-02-28 16:50:43

Lot 14

ALS, one page, 7.75 x 7.25, September 20, 1820. Letter to E. J. Coale, in full: "I pray you and Mrs. Coale to accept my very grateful acknowledgments for your kind invitation to Mrs. Adams and me; which I should have been happy to avail myself of, but for accidental circumstances, which to my great regret will deprive me of the pleasure which I had promised myself in being present at the nuptials of Miss Buchanan." Affixed to a same-size sheet. In very good to fine condition, with trimmed edges, intersecting folds, and old mounting remnants showing through from the reverse along the edges.

Estimate: $700-$900

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