December 2012 Auction Ends Tuesday, December 18th, 5pm Pacific


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Ulysses S. Grant document signed as President. Dated 2 February 1877, the document calls for the extradition of Thomas Ellis. It reads in part: ''...Ellis charged with the crime of Forgery in the third degree...a fugitive from the justice of the United States, in the Dominion of Canada...take and hold him in your custody and conduct him from...the Dominion of Canada...into the United States, there to the proper authorities of the State of New York...'' A pearl color seal is affixed to the signed page. Partially printed document runs 2pp. on card-style stationery, measuring 10.75'' x 15.5''. Separation along fold lines, archivally mended. Very good condition. Included is a 9'' x 12'' etching of Grant.
Ulysses S. Grant Signs an Extradition Order as President
Ulysses S. Grant Signs an Extradition Order as President
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Minimum Bid: $100
Final prices include buyers premium.: $1,220
Number Bids: 10
Auction closed on Tuesday, December 18, 2012.
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