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Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841) Autograph Letter Signed, 19 November 1832.

Auction:
2621B
Lot:
46A
Sold for:
$2,640$2,200

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2621B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2012 11:00AM

Description:

Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841) Autograph Letter Signed, 19 November 1832. Two bifolia inscribed over five pages. To Secretary of the Treasury Louis McLane (1786-1857) while Harrison was a private citizen in North Bend, Ohio, attempting to resolve a debt owed by Harrison's deceased son, John Cleves Symmes Harrison (1798-1830) to the U.S. Treasury Department, with reference to a report never made by General Land Commissioner Elijah Hayward, and a detailed description of Harrison's property in Vincennes, Ohio, offered to secure the debt. Age-toned, with old folds and some ink bleed, 8 x 9 3/4 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,500

Keywords

John Cleves Symmes Harrison, William Henry, Ohio, Louis McLane, Vincennes, U.S. Treasury Department, Elijah Hayward, General Land Commissioner, Secretary of the Treasury, Harrison family of Virginia, Political parties in the United States, Politics of the United States

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