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Political Memorabilia including the Daniel Schofield Collection

February 16, 2018

Lot #199
DepartmentPolitical Broadsides
Sold For$1,500.00(hammer price)
 $1,800.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedFebruary 21, 2018

Description

FOURTH PARTY IN THE FIELD!" BROADSIDE ADDRESSED TO "THE LADIES OF CAMBRIDGE" Dated 1850
"As we are not permitted to go to the ballot-box and vote by hand, we are determined hereafter to allow no obstacle to prevent our voting by pen and tongue". Challenges the "Sisters of the Fourth District" of Massachusetts to form a Fourth Party, "comprising all the ladies and as many gentlemen as shall be prompted by their gallantry to unite with us". A fiery and fervent support of women's place in politics. 12.75" x 9"."

Condition

Toned. Creased, with some slight tearing along fold lines. Scattered minor foxing. Narrow strip of discoloration along left and bottom margin, possibly mat burn.

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