Handwritten letter signed by J. Poinsett, dated October 4th, 1839. Letter was written as Secretary of War as an accounting of clothing and equipage. Measures 8″ x 10″. Comes complete with Certificate of Authenticity. (March 2, 1779 December 12, 1851) was an American physician and diplomat. He was the first U. Agent in South America, a member of the South Carolina legislature and the U. A Unionist leader in South Carolina during the Nullification Crisis. Under Martin Van Buren. And a co-founder of the National Institute for the Promotion of Science and the Useful Arts. A predecessor of the Smithsonian Institution. The item “Handwritten Letter Signed by Joel Roberts Poinsett in 1839 with COA” is in sale since Saturday, May 25, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Political\Congressional”. The seller is “plattautographs” and is located in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Autograph Authentication: CT Platt Autographs
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Signed by: Joel Roberts Poinsett