Lot 31: Civil War–dated ALS signed "J. A. Garfield," one page, 5 x 8, October 27, 1864. Letter to Samuel Harrington. In part: "I regret that I cannot be with you in your glorious struggle, but every hour of my time is engaged in N. Y. & Illinois." A biographical collector's notation is penned at the bottom. Professionally inlaid into a slightly larger sheet. In fine condition, with intersecting folds and brushing to ink in a couple words of text.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 456
Wednesday, 15th July 2015
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