Title: Document Signed in proxy by, Martin Van ...
Publisher: Government Printing
Publication Date: 1840
Book Condition: Collectible - Very Good
A Martin Van Buren presidential land grant, recorded in the United States General Land Office January 1, 1840 on behalf of Emeline Augusta Porter of New Haven, Connecticut, for a tract of eighty acres in Edwardsville, Illinois, on vellum and signed secretarially in proxy by, Martin Van Buren Jr and by H.M. Garland, Recorder of the General Land Office, with an embossed and applied seal, certificate Number 20363, a well defined vertical center fold,two less off-center vertical folds, as well as two horizontal folds, lightly soiled, overall very good to fine condition, the seal faded from its original red or orange color, but in otherwise fine condition with well-defined and sharp detail of an eagle atop a plow, 1p. Vellum. Size: 16 in x 10 in (41 cm x 25.5 cm). Bookseller Inventory # 000166
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Jack D. Hamilton
Hamilton's Rare Books
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