Lot# 3301 - Sales #3052-54

  • Lot# : 3301 Stampless Covers - Free Franks

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    James Buchanan (1791-1868; 15th President of the United States) "Free James Buchanan" frank on cover addressed in hand to "Moses Kelly Esquire, Washington City", black "Lancaster PA, Apr 141862" double circule date stamp with additional "Free", fresh and Very Finern Buchanan began his professional career as a lawyer but decided to volunteer for a company of dragoons to fight in the War of 1812 and was involved in the March on Baltimore. He was a strong supporter of Andrew Jackson as a member of Congress. Though he supported the right of states to secede, he supported Lincoln's wartime actions.
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
    Current Opening : 275.00 USD
    Hammer price : 275.00 USD