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image of Original Nov. 6, 1861 CSA presidential ballot for Jefferson Davis, of Mississippi_Alexander H Stephens, of Georgia

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On November 6, Davis was elected to a six-year term as established by the Confederate constitution. He remained president until May 5, 1865, when the Confederate government was officially dissolved. Offered here is a very scarce voted ballot for Jefferson Davis as Presidency, and Alexander Stephens, as VP of the Confederates States of America. It is dated Nov. 6th, 1861, and… Read more
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$500.00
image of 1844 stampless illustrated letter sheet for Henry Clay_Frelinghuysen campaign against the Democrat  James Polk of Tenn.

1844 stampless illustrated letter sheet for Henry Clay & Frelinghuysen campaign against the Democrat James Polk of Tenn.

by G H Brodhead

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Published
1844
Condition
address sheet with postal markings has been torn in half. Does not affect letter sheet portion
Edition
1st
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$200.00

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The 1844 United States presidential election was the 15th presidential election, held from Friday, November 1 to Wednesday, December 4, 1844. Democrat James K. Polk defeated Whig Henry Clay in a close contest turning on the controversial issues of slavery and the annexation of the Republic of Texas.-Wikipedia. The 1844 election was a prelude to the slavery debate, which became… Read more
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image of The Natural and Civil History of Vermont

The Natural and Civil History of Vermont

by Samuel Williams

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Bradford Dewolfe Sheff- Bookseller
Published
1794
Condition
Good few pages are toned
Edition
1st
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$300.00

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A sound copy of this scarce book on the Civil and Natural History of Vermont. The map is complete and tipped into the front. The map was created by James Whitelaw, of Ryegate, famed surveyor. The book was published in 1794 by Isaiah Thomas and David Carlisle and sold at their bookstore in Walpole, NH, and by Thomas at his… Read more
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