James Abram Garfield (November 19, 1831 September 19, 1881) was the 20th president of the United States, serving from March 4, 1881 until his death by assassination six and a half months later. He was the first sitting member of Congress to be elected to the presidency, and remains the only sitting House member to gain the White House. This one of a kind item is a handwritten letter from Buchanan dated January 26, 1880, while he was a Congressman representing Ohio and just prior to his successful Presidential Campaign. This item is in excellent condition considering its age. It does have some glue marks from previous mounting and some yellowing and a few other marks or tears (see photo) but nothing that detracts from the uniqueness and clear writing and signature. Size is approximately 6×8. Comes with COA from Texas Autographs, LLC. Thank you for your interest in this item! The item “REDUCED President James A. Garfield handwritten letter dated 1/26/1880″ is in sale since Sunday, February 28, 2021. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Political\Presidential”. The seller is “wdor” and is located in Houston, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- President: James A. Garfield
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Signed by: James A. Garfield
- Autograph Authentication: Guaranteed to pass PSA/DNA, JSA, or Beckett