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Congress grants a $200,000 gift to La Fayette...
Item # 639966
January 8, 1825
NEW YORK OBSERVER, Jan. 8, 1825
* Lafayette gets $$ gift from Congress
Page 3 has an article: "La Fayette's Acceptance of the $200,000 Grant, etc." which mentions Congress's approval of the gift to him for his services to the United States. Included is his letter of acceptance (see).
Also on pg. 3: "North Carolina Gold". Four pages, nice condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War