HistoryForSale Autographs
Join our email mailing list: 
 

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

ALLEN D. CANDLER - SIGNATURE(S) CO-SIGNED BY: WILLIAM HENRY WADSWORTH - HFSID 35077

 

ALLEN D. CANDLER and WILLIAM HENRY WADSWORTH
The congressmen from Georgia and Kentucky, respectively, pen their names (one on front and the other on verso) on this slip of paper
Signatures: “A D Candler/ Gainesville/ Ga” and “W.H. Wadsworth/ Maysville,/ Ky.” Both in iron gall ink, 7¼x2¾. ALLEN DANIEL CANDLER (1834-1910) was a Georgia politician. He served both as a congressman and as the 56th Governor of Georgia. Before launching his political career, Candler fought on the side of the Confederacy during the U.S. Civil War, losing an eye in Jonesboro. After the war, Candler worked as a farmer. He was active first in local politics, and then in state politics. Eventually he came to serve in the U.S. House as part of the 48th Congress. He became governor in 1898. Candler's two terms in office were marked by decreased spending, but also by blatant racial intolerance that oftentimes culminated in violence, which Candler did little to assuage. Politician WILLIAM HENRY WADSWORTH (1821-1893) was a United States Representative from Kentucky, whose first term coincided with the American Civil War (1861-1865); a Unionist, Wadsworth served as an aide to General Nelson in the Battle of Ivy Mountain during the war. He also served as a U.S. commissioner to Mexico for President Grant in 1869 and was elected to Congress again from 1885-1887. Lightly toned. Corners and edges gently worn. Otherwise, fine condition.


For more documents by these signers click the names below:

ALLEN D. CANDLER   WILLIAM HENRY WADSWORTH  


This website image contains our company watermark. The actual document does not contain this watermark.
 
Our Signer Sales Event is Here!!!
15% OFF DOCUMENTS $500 AND UNDER!
20% OFF ALL DOCUMENTS OVER $1000!
Try our Make-An-Offer Feature!
  Add to your purchase our informative and authoritative Handbook of Historical Documents for only $19.95 (normally $39.95).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 10/1/2018
* Limit one discount per document.
  $260.00 (USD)
Special 15% Off Price:   $221.00 (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.

    
ALLEN D. CANDLER
Born: November 4, 1834 in Auraria, Georgia
Died: October 26, 1910 in Atlanta, Georgia



WILLIAM HENRY WADSWORTH
Born: July 4, 1821 in Maysville, Kentucky
Died: April 2, 1893 in Maysville, Kentucky





<< Previous Page




 

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