“IN MEMORY OF THE LANDING OF THE FATHERS AT PLYMOUTH”
ADAMS, John. Autograph letter. WITH: Oration Delivered at Plymouth. Boston, 1802.
Autograph letter by John Adams, penned by him shortly after his tenure as America’s second President and dated December 22, 1802, expressing regret at being unable to attend “the Anniversary dinner in memory of the landing of the Fathers and Plymouth” at which his son John Quincy was speaking, tipped into a first edition copy in original uncut wrappers of the Oration delivered by John Quincy at the event. $15,000.