HistoryForSale Autographs
Join our email mailing list: 
 

Print Document Description  Print this page Questions about authenticity? Click Here

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN BUTLER - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 01/28/1835 - HFSID 17131

 
BENJAMIN F. BUTLER
Attorney General awaits the arrival of General Call of Florida Territory.
ALS: "B.F. Butler" as Jackson's Attorney General, 1p, 5x8. (Washington, 1835) January 28. To McClintock Young Esquire, Treasury Department. With integral address leaf docketed "28 Jan 35". In full: "Gen. Call ought to have been here on the 1st instant, but having heard of the death of the U.S. agent at the Havana concluded to remain till he could hear from. His letter having been 25 days in coming on, did not reach me till the 20th instant so that although I wrote him immediately that his presence here was indispensable, there is no certainty that he will arrive till the 15th of February." BENJAMIN FRANKLIN BUTLER, a former member of the New York State Assembly (1827-1833), served as Attorney General under Presidents Jackson and Van Buren (1833-1838). Following his term, he was U.S. District Attorney for the Southern District of New York (1838-1841, 1845-1848). General Richard K. Call was a delegate in Congress from the Territory of Florida (1823-1825) and receiver of the land office of the Territory of Florida. He served as Governor of the Territory of Florida from 1836-1839 and 1841-1844. Vertical fold runs through first "B" in signature. Lightly creased, light stains at upper left corner and address leaf. 3/4-inch vertical tear at center of upper blank edge. Upper left corner of integral leaf torn away from removal of seal, which is affixed at bottom left.


For more documents by these signers click the names below:

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN BUTLER  


This website image contains our company watermark. The actual document does not contain this watermark.
 
Our Signer Sales Event is Here!!!
10% OFF ALL DOCUMENTS OVER $100!
Try our Make-An-Offer Feature!
PLUS Free Shipping on Most Purchases   Add to your purchase our informative and authoritative Handbook of Historical Documents for only $19.95 (normally $39.95). This 253 page hardcover volume makes a great gift for anyone interested in the autograph and manuscript collecting field! Click Here for more information.
Act Now as this Promotion Ends 2/28/2018
* Limit one discount per document.
  $600.00 (USD)
Limited-Time-Only Price:   $540.00 (USD)
Price shown is the final price for this document.
Other discounts are not applied to this document

Click here to pop open a floating
Shopper's Currency Converter window.

Make Best Offer on this document


All documents are being offered on a first-come first-serve basis and are sold unframed unless otherwise specified.


This website requires that cookies be enabled in your browser.




Whether looking for corporate, birthday or luxury gifts, nothing makes a more perfect and unique gift than an autographed item for someone special! Imagine the thrill of receiving an autographed item from one's hero or signed on the anniversary of one's birthday. Click here for our Gift Locator Tool.

    
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN BUTLER
Born: December 17, 1795 in Kinderhook Landing, Columbia County, New York
Died: November 8, 1858 in Paris, France





<< Previous Page




 

[ Home ] [ Shopping Cart ] [ Autograph Definitions ] [ Privacy & Security ] [ Terms & Conditions ] [ Contact us ]
Copyright © 2000-2018 Gallery of History Direct. All Rights Reserved.