DANIEL WEBSTER - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED - HFSID 257103
Sale Price $595.00
Redirecting a letter from a man who thought Litchfield was in Massachusetts when it is actually in Connecticut.
Autograph Letter Signed: "Danl Webster", 1p, 8x10. No place, probably Washington. No date, but 1829-1834. Address leaf in Webster's hand: "Hon. Mr. Huntington/of Cont/of the H. of R." In full: "This man has made a mistake. He thinks Litchfield is in Mass. Will you answer him, saying I have placed his letter in your hand. He is a respectable man." Litchfied is in Connecticut. The recipient was JABEZ HUNTINGTON, Congressman (1829-1834) and later U.S. Senator (1840-1847) from Connecticut.Webster was a Congressman from New Hampshire (1813-1817) and Massachusetts (1823-1827) before becoming a U.S. Senator from Massachusetts (1827-1841, 1845-1850). Irregularly shaded, touching all letters of signature but for the "D". Folds, vertical fold touches the "We". Some splattering of ink around words, else fine.
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