ASSOCIATE JUSTICE JOHN M. HARLAN JR. - COMMEMORATIVE ENVELOPE SIGNED - HFSID 40769
JOHN M. HARLAN, JR. A envelope commemorating America, signed by Harlan in black ink Commemorative Envelope signed: "John M Harlan", 6½x3¾. Envelope honoring "This is America/Freedom of Speech and Religion/Freedom from Want and Fear". No stamp affixed.
Sale Price $126.00
JOHN M. HARLAN, JR.
A envelope commemorating America, signed by Harlan in black ink
Commemorative Envelope signed: "John M Harlan", 6½x3¾. Envelope honoring "This is America/Freedom of Speech and Religion/Freedom from Want and Fear". No stamp affixed. Photograph of Harlan, b/w, 2½x2¾, affixed at right margin. Portion of the return address from a Supreme Court of the United States envelope, 2½x1½, affixed to verso. Ink note (unknown hand) on letterhead: "Autographed By/John M Harlan/1971". Signed the year that Harlan retired, shortly before his death. John M. Harlan, Jr. (1899-1971), appointed Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court by President Dwight D. Eisenhower, was sworn in on March 28, 1955, following in the footsteps of his grandfather and namesake, John M. Harlan (1833-1911), who served as an Associate Justice from 1877-1911. The younger Harlan had previously served as a Judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit, from 1954-1955. He retired from the Supreme Court on September 23, 1971, just three months before his death on December 29, 1971. Lightly rippled at right margin where photograph is affixed, light glue stain at lower edge of photograph. Slightly creased, lightly soiled. Otherwise, fine condition.
Following offer submission users will be contacted at their account email address within 48 hours. Our response will be to accept your offer, decline your offer or send you a final counteroffer. All offers can be viewed from within the "Document Offers" area of your HistoryForSale account. Please review the Make Offer Terms prior to making an offer.
If you have not received an offer acceptance or counter-offer email within 24-hours please check your spam/junk email folder.