Having concluded to obey the important & flattering call of my Country... WASHINGTON, George.

By: Text by Paul M. Angle

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Four-page color facsimile of the original document held in The Lilly Library, housed within an inner mustard-colored envelope bound in a printed stapled card cover booklet. --------- 4to. Stiff mustard wrappers, internal pocket with 8vo facsimile. (6pp). ------- Light wear to wrappers with some soil with split top spine and a "received" stamp. ------- Promotional item demonstrating the Chicago printer's "Deeptone Offset Facsimile" process that produced this booklet's loose insert -- a stunning facsimile of Washington's April 14, 1789 letter to John Langdon accepting the U.S. presidency. ------- Illinois historian Paul M. Angle's introduction, "First in the Hearts of His Countrymen," tells the story behind the letter and its acquisition by the Lilly Library at Indiana University.

Title: Having concluded to obey the important & flattering call of my Country... WASHINGTON, George.

Author Name: Text by Paul M. Angle

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Chicago, R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company: 0

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: None Issued

Type: Book

Seller ID: 011133