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Political Memorabilia including the Daniel Schofield Collection

February 16, 2018

Lot #94
DepartmentPolitical Pamphlets
Sold For$90.00(hammer price)
 $108.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedFebruary 21, 2018

Description

EIGHT EARLY 19TH CENTURY RHODE ISLAND PAMPHLETS 1802-1817
1) To the People of the State of Rhode-Island, &c." (Rhode Island: 1802.) 2) "An Address, to the Citizens of Rhode-Island, on the Choice of Electors of President and Vice-President of the United States." November 1808. 3) "An Address to the Freemen of the State of Rhode-Island" by Elisha R. Potter. (Newport: Rousmaniere & Barber, circa 1810.) 4) "A Letter to James Fenner, Esq." Sabin 24069. 5) "Address from the Hon. Richard Jackson, Jun. and Elisha R. Potter, Representatives in Congress from the State of Rhode-Island, to their Constituents." March 16, 1812. Blue wrappers. 6) "Republican Prox. The Honourable James Fenner, Governour. The Honourable Daniel Champlin, Lieut.-Governour." (Newport: From the Press of the Rhode-Island Republicans, William Simmons, printer.) 7) "A Letter to a Member of Congress, on the Subject of a British War." (Providence: John Carter, 1812.) 8) "To the Freemen of the State of Rhode-Island, &c. &c." (Warwick: March 6, 1817.)"

Condition

Age-typical wear throughout. 1) Ink marginalia on first page. Dog-eared edges. 2) Lacking wrappers. 3) Lacking wrappers. 4) Disbound. Title page stained. 5) Wrappers with old sticker on front. 6) Lacking wrappers. Ink marginalia. Dog-eared edges. 7) Lacking wrappers. Loss and ink spots to titled page. Ex-collection Newport Historical Society. 8) Lacking wrappers. Uncut.

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