Unsigned docketing notation on the reverse of an invitation to Adams, 8.5 x 7.5, in French, from the Chancellor of Russia inviting Adams to dinner. Adams, serving as US Minister to Russia, dockets the reverse, “Romanzoff–Count 3/15 Septr. 1810.” In fine condition, with wax seal remnants to left edge, one missing corner tip, and horizontal folds. Pre-certified John Reznikoff/PSA/DNA.
Category Archives: John Quincy Adams
Enlisted in the US Navy in 1861 and served on board the receiving ships Ohio and St. Lawrence. Original 2.25 x 4 carte-de-visite photo by an anonymous studio, signed in the lower border in black ink, “Yrs truly, J. Q. Adams, U.S.N.” In fine condition, with a bit of scattered light soiling. and some light contrast to signature. RR Auction COA.
Ink franking signature, “J. Q. Adams,” on an off-white 5 x 1 slip clipped from an address panel. Panel bears a December 5, Washington City postmark and is stamped “Free” under the signature. Matted and framed with a color portrait of Adams to an overall size of 8.25 x 12.25. In fine condition, with a bit of scattered light toning. Pre-certified John Reznikoff/PSA/DNA and RR Auction COA.