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1844 stampless illustrated letter sheet for Henry Clay & Frelinghuysen campaign against the Democrat  James Polk of Tenn. by G H Brodhead - 1st - 1844 - from Bradford Dewolfe Sheff- Bookseller (SKU: 109-19)

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

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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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address sheet with postal markings has been torn in half. Does not affect letter sheet portion/none
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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 the burning question in the years leading up to the Civil War.Henry Clay was a whig, and James Polk was a democrat in favor of slavery, and the annexation of Texas.
The letter sheet has jugate images of Henry Clay and Theodore Frelinghusen, with the slogan Huzza!, Huzza!, the country's risen. The sheet was published by Narine & Co 11 Wall St, New York. This is shown in the Milgram book as HC-7 The letter was written by G H Brodhead in NY, and regards the sale of stocks. A scarce presidential campaign letter sheet from the 1844 election.

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Seller
Bradford Dewolfe Sheff- Bookseller US (US)
Seller Inventory #
109-19
Title
1844 stampless illustrated letter sheet for Henry Clay & Frelinghuysen campaign against the Democrat James Polk of Tenn.
Author
G H Brodhead
Illustrator
Narine & Co.
Format/binding
None- letter sheet
Book condition
Used - address sheet with postal markings has been torn in half. Does not affect letter sheet portion
Jacket condition
none
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st
Publisher
Narine & Co
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Date published
1844
Keywords
Campaign letter, Political. antebellum paper, Henry Clay, Kentucky presidential elections
Bookseller catalogs
stampless folded letter; campaign-political; Americana; Antebellum Period;
Size
8" x 11"

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Bradford Dewolfe Sheff- Bookseller

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Northfield, Vermont
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About Bradford Dewolfe Sheff- Bookseller

Welcome to my store. I am specializing in paper items relevant to the period prior to the American Civil War, and items related to the Civil War period, from 1861 to 1865.. These items will includemilitary, political, campaign pieces, both from the Confederate and Union point of view. Through these reflections on history, I will attempt to show how our countries history was shaped, using these artifacts as windows into our past..My specialty is primarily paper items, both political, campaign, and military related to the years prior to, and including the American Civil War. The items will include letters, illustrated letter sheets, ballots, broadsides, and other paper material related to the period leading up to the war. I will offer both Union and Confederate related items. Thanks for you interest.

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