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Political Memorabilia including the Daniel Schofield Collection

February 16, 2018

Lot #153
DepartmentPolitical Broadsides
Sold For$80.00(hammer price)
 $96.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedFebruary 21, 2018

Description

RHODE ISLAND BROADSIDE ... I THANK GOD THAT I NEVER WAS A DEMOCRAT!!!"
"Rhode-Island Republican Extra. Newport, April 15, 1836. 'I thank God that I never was a democrat!!!' Tristam Burges. 'I trust in God that I shall never see another President elected by the people!!!' Tristam Burges. Freemen of Rhode Island-Read the following extract from the Boston Free Press of the 11th inst., and judge for yourselves whether the man, who for his own interest, is thus doing an injury to this state for the benefit of Massachusetts, is entitled to receive your votes. Tristam Burges is a native of Massachusetts,-his farm, his heart, his interests are there." 21.5" x 15.5"."

Condition

Toning and small tears along folding creases. Foxing.

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