Lot 47: ALS signed "J D Grant," one page, 4.5 x 6.75, black-bordered mourning stationery, December 7, 1889. Letter to Mr. Loveland, in full: "Thanking you for the kind wishes expressed in your note and for the prompt attention to my petition." In fine condition, with brushing to two letters of the last name, a slight crease to lower right corner, trivial soiling, and erased pencil notations. Col. John Cromwell Dent, the eldest brother of Julia Dent Grant, had died on January 1, 1889.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 460
Wednesday, 16th September 2015
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