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Autograph Letter, signed, from J.E. Hall to Supreme Court Justice Joseph Story, dated February 6, 1819, about 7 1/2 x 9 inches in ink in a clear legible hand
Two pages plus integral address leaf, Philadelphia, 1819.
The attempt by Hall, founder of this country's first law journal, to seek Story's support and the imprimatur of the Supreme Court for his proposed Journal of Jurisprudence, invoking his association with Peter DuPonceau as evidence of his bona fides
Tear to the address leaf, a few small pinholes, some bleed through, but legibility preserved in all instances, sound and well preserved
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$ 1250.00
Manuscripts, constitutional law, Supreme Court, law publishing

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