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John Tyler (1790-1862) was the tenth president of the United States, serving from 1841 to 1845, after briefly holding office as the tenth vice president in 1841. When the American Civil War began in 1861, Tyler at first supported the Peace Conference. When it failed, he sided with the Confederacy. He presided over the opening of the Virginia Secession Convention and served as a member of the Provisional Congress of the Confederate States. Tyler subsequently won election to the Confederate House of Representatives but died before it assembled. Document Signed, 4-1/4" x 4-1/2" receipt in Tyler's hand, Sherwood Forest, Nov. 22, 1860 "John Tyler" . Presented in modern frame with Tyler's engraving. Sherwood Forest Plantation was the home of the 10th U.S. President John Tyler from 1842 until his death in 1862. Sherwood Forest Plantation has been the continuous residence of the Tyler family since the President purchased it in 1842. Known to be the longest frame house in America, it is over 300 feet long. Sherwood Forest Plantation reflects the lifestyle of this mid-19th century Presidential family.
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John Tyler Presided Over The Virginia Secession Convention

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Minimum Bid: $600.00
Final prices include buyers premium.: $812.50
Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Auction closed on Saturday, April 8, 2023.
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