• Millard Fillmore Signature from Charles Francis Adams, Grandson of John Adams, Son of John Quincy Adams

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    MILLARD FILLMORE was the Thirteenth President of the United States (1850-1853).  As a Congressman from New York, Fillmore helped establish the Whig Party there. He was Vice President under Zachary Taylor, but was largely ignored. He became President upon Taylor’s death.  As President, Fillmore signed the Compromise of 1850, which he hoped would settle the slavery issue for good. The measure, however, cost him the support of the Whigs who denied him nomination for President.  In 1856, he was nominated for President by the Know-Nothings, an anti-immigrant, anti-Catholic party.  During the Civil War, he organized a home guard in Buffalo.

    Offering his clipped signature inscribed “Your sincere friend Millard Fillmore” adhered to buff paper card inscribed “Given by Hon. Chas. Francis Adams 1858” at the bottom.  Card measures 2 x 6. Comes with a steel engraving of Fillmore. Wonderful for framing.

    Glue residue does not affect the elegant and fluid cursive script.  CHARLES FRANCIS ADAMS was the grandson of John Adams and son of John Quincy Adams.

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