|Documents - Historical|
|Realisation Price||525.00 USD|
Goldberg Auctioneers / Fall Manuscript Auction (#101) - 18/11/2017 / Historic Documents/Manuscripts / Lot 47
Fillmore, Millard -- ALS as President of the Buffalo Historical Society (1800--1874) 13th President of the United States (1850-53). Autograph letter signed "Millard Fillmore," one page, on ruled paper, 8 x 5", Buffalo, N.Y., Mar. 22, 1867. To Mrs. David Fuller, thanking her for presenting to the Buffalo Historical Society "the copy of a Century Sermon, delivered in Holliston, Massachusetts Dec. 4th, 1826 by Rev. Charles Fitch, for which I take pleasure in returning to you the thanks of the Society." Fine condition. Matted with the holograph envelope and a colored bust portrait of Fillmore and framed to an overall size of 27½ x 12½". Fillmore was one of the founders and the first president of the Buffalo Historical Society, founded in 1862. Ex The Wolfe Family Trust Collection.