Home -> View Lot

James Monroe 1817 Signed U.S. Presidential Document

Lot Number 758

Quantity: Bid Starts: 04/01/2013 12:00:00 
Bid Open: 250.00  Bid Ends: 04/12/2013 00:22:53 
Bid Count: Overtime: 30 Minutes
Currently: 650.00  Time Left: Ended
View Count: 1829   
Bid Reserve: Reserve Met    
      Previous Lot <--> Next Lot

The last of America’s Founding Fathers to be elected U.S. President, fifth Chief Executive James Monroe endorsed this 1817 document shortly into his tenure at the White House. The crisp parchment features printed and handwritten text to document a 100-acre land grant. At the conclusion, Monroe’s black-ink scripting has endured nearly 200 years to maintain (“7”) strength and clarity. The item has expected age-induced browning and an original U.S. seal. LOA from John Reznikoff, University Archives. This item has a reserve (estimated value $500-$1000)

Pictures  (Click on Photo to Enlarge)