Old Politicals Auction #28
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Rare privately printed poem: “Andrew Jackson & Andrew Johnson” by the ex-Clerk of the House of Representatives Benjamin B French, six stanzas. 4 pages folded. French writes a somewhat stirring poem comparing Jackson and Johnson as presidents facing extreme adversity. Labels Johnson adversaries ad “traitor Molochs…. determined clique…” French was Commissioner of Public Buildings during presidential administrations of Franklin Pierce, Abraham Lincoln, and Andrew Johnson. One fold and a small edge stain else fine.
Rare Pro-Andrew Johnson, Anti-Impeachment Poem Dated June 1, 1866 by House ClerkRare Pro-Andrew Johnson, Anti-Impeachment Poem Dated June 1, 1866 by House ClerkRare Pro-Andrew Johnson, Anti-Impeachment Poem Dated June 1, 1866 by House Clerk
Rare Pro-Andrew Johnson, Anti-Impeachment Poem Dated June 1, 1866 by House Clerk
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Minimum Bid: $200
Final prices include buyers premium.: $230
Estimate: $400 - $500
Number Bids: 1
Auction closed on Friday, December 14, 2018.

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