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Adams signs two Acts of Congress... Stirring letter by Patrick Henry...
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November 05, 1800
COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 5, 1800
* John Adams & Thomas Jefferson
* re. the death of Patrick Henry
The front page has two Acts of Congress each signed in script type by the President: John Adams, and in block type by the Vice President: Th. Jefferson.
Also on the ftpg. is; "The Legacy of Another Dead Patriot of Virginia" beginning: "The following letter from Mr. Patrick Henry of Virginia will be read by many with mingled emotions of joy & anxiety..." carrying over to page 2 where it is signed: P. Henry. Then a letter signed by John Adams.
Four pages, never-trimmed margins, minor archival mend inside, good condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War