SOLD! for $600.00.
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Large lot of Gen. Benjamin Butler Governor related documents including a Butler signed photograph, twenty-nine (29) various newspaper articles related to Butler, two (2) speeches written while governor, a 108 page manuscript titled "Notes of a Hearing Before the Committee on education Labor", a 51 page governor's address, a newspaper address titled "Necessity for a Non-Exportable currency of a Fixed and Unchangable Value", five (5) copies of Butler's eulogy, two (2) sets of biographical information and other miscellaneous related documents. Provenance: Descended through the family of Thomas E. Major. Colonel Major was the personal secretary to Benjamin F. Butler while he served as Governor of the State of Massachusetts. Condition: All items overall good condition with various states of wear.