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JAMES G. BLAINE - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 07/30/1869 - DOCUMENT 17416

 
JAMES G. BLAINE
James G. Blaine sends an autograph letter asking for a favor.
Autograph Letter Signed: "J G Blaine", 1p, 8x10. Augusta, July 30 (no year). To Mr. Rollins. In full: "Much obliged for your kind favor. Please send by ev'g mail acc't Income Tax paid by each of the stares enclosed. In great haste." James G. Blaine (1830-1893), who began his political career in the Maine state House of Representatives (1859-1862; Speaker 1861-1862), later served as a Republican U.S. Congressman (1863-1876; Speaker of the House, 1868-1875) and U.S. Senator (1876-1881) from the state. Secretary of State under Presidents Garfield and Arthur (1881) and Benjamin Harrison (1889-1892), Blaine was nominated for President at five consecutive Republican National Conventions: 1876, 1880, 1884, 1888 and 1892. He won the nomination in 1884, but lost the November election to New York Governor Grover Cleveland after a campaign characterized by mud-slinging on both sides.. Lightly soiled and creased. Folds, vertical fold touches "JG" which had separated, repaired on verso with slight show through (all intact). Tape repairs on verso reinforce other folds, with show through touching 2 words.


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JAMES G. BLAINE
Born: January 31, 1830 in West Brownsville, Pennsylvania
Died: January 27, 1893 in Washington, District of Columbia





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