Lot 6: Partly-printed vellum DS as president, one page, 15.75 x 9.75, October 20, 1824. President Monroe grants Samuel W. Dexter of New York, a parcel of land "in the District of Detroit and Territory of Michigan containing one hundred and thirty seven acres and ninety hundredths of an acre." Signed at the conclusion by President Monroe and countersigned by Commissioner of the General Land Office George Graham. The white paper seal affixed to the lower left remains intact, with trivial chips to a few corner tips, intersecting folds, scattered soiling, some mirroring to the text, and slight skipping to the signature, otherwise fine condition.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 456
Wednesday, 15th July 2015
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