Lot 6: Thomas Jefferson

RR Auction

2015-12-18 16:58:39


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Lot 6: Rare broadside on silk entitled "President Jefferson's Inaugural Speech," 12 x 22, printed by True & Parks of Boston in 1805. Stitched at edges and laid down on a textile for reinforcement. Mounted and framed to an overall size of 15 x 25. In good condition, with many tears and loss of material to several areas. True & Parks, the publisher of The Democrat, first printed Jefferson's inaugural on the front page of the March 16, 1805, issue of the paper and then offered a special silk broadside version to subscribers. RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 467 Wednesday, 13th January 2016 Estimate: $3000-4000
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