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John Sutter and James W. Marshall Autographs

Framed John Sutter (1803-1880) and James W. Marshall (1810-1885) autographs. The John Sutter signature, "J.A. Sutter" is on lined paper bearing handwritten date, "1879". (Accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity from R&R Enterprises, Bedford, NH). The James W. Marshall signature is an autograph from an album of autographs. (Accompanied by a letter from the grandson of the woman who collected the signatures who was from Coloma, CA.). John Sutter was a Swiss born pioneer who arrived in California in 1839 and constructed Fort Sutter in Sacramento. He began building a sawmill with James Marshall and gold was discovered there in 1848. Dimensions: (overall) 19.5"h x 19.75"w. Processing and shipping within the continental U.S. $50.00 plus 1.5% replacement cost insurance. Please note we do not accept credit cards. 

Condition:

Very good. Did not examine out of frame. Witherells strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherells. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions.

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$2,530
05/17/2018

 

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Witherell's strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherells. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions. Accepted methods of payment are cash, check, money orders, or wire transfer for foreign payments.