HistoryForSale Autographs
Join our email mailing list: 
 

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

PRESIDENT JAMES BUCHANAN - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 01/25/1858 - HFSID 5233

 
JAMES BUCHANAN
Signed, handwritten letter as President to Henry Gilpin, who had been Van Buren's Attorney General.
Autograph Letter Signed: "James Buchanan" as President, 1 page, 6¼x8. Washington, 1858 January 25. To Hon. Henry D. Gilpin. In full: "I return you Mr. Reed's letter with many thanks. I have read it with much interest. With my kindest regards to Mrs Gilpin, I remain, very respectfully." Born in Lancaster, England in 1801, Gilpin was graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1819. At 31 he became U.S. Attorney for Pennsylvania. From January 11, 1840 to March 3, 1841 Gilpin was Van Buren's Attorney General. It was probably at this time that Gilpin first became acquainted with fellow Pennsylvanian, then Senator James Buchanan. Mounting remnants at top verso with show-through. Light rectangular tanning at perimeter of text from prior framing. Folds, else fine condition.


For more documents by these signers click the names below:

PRESIDENT JAMES BUCHANAN  


This website image contains our company watermark. The actual document does not contain this watermark.
 
Our Signer Sales Event is Here!!!
10% OFF DOCUMENTS $500 AND UNDER!
15% 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  Add to your purchase our informative and authoritative Handbook of Historical Documents for only $19.95 (normally $39.95).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 10/21/2018
* Limit one discount per document.
  $5,400.00 (USD)
Special 15% Off Price:   $4,590.00 (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.

    
PRESIDENT JAMES BUCHANAN
Born: April 23, 1791 in Cove Gap, Pennsylvania
Died: June 1, 1868 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania





<< Previous Page




 

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