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Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session II

Wed, Feb 14, 2024 10:00AM EST
Lot 845

Two 1868 Letters Regarding Remington Bonds

Estimate: $100 - $200

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John V. L. Pruyn (NY, 1811-1877) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1868, Regarding Remington Bonds, comprising an autograph letter signed, two pages, dated 'Albany, Dec. 1, 1868', regarding payments and remittance, to '…Shepard Esq., for E. Remington & Sons Corporation, Ilion' and an autograph letter signed, one page, dated 'Albany, Nov 25th, 1868', regarding Remington & Sons bonds, to '…Shepard Esq., for E. Remington & Sons Corporation, Ilion'.

Measurements: Height: of pages (folded) 9 1/8 in. x Width: 15 5/8 in.


Overall good condition, both with horizontal and vertical creases from folding, wear to edges, toning, some bleeding to ink, particularly on December 1st letter.

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