P.T. Barnum ALS on Barnum Museum Letterhead! ALS, one page, 4.75 x 7, Barnum's American Museum letterhead, July 3, 1855.
Letter to a gentleman.
In full: "Yours is rec'd. I shall see that the depositions of the Turner's [sic] (& my own) are duly taken."
Barnum letters on museum letterhead are very scarce and usually priced over $2000 plus. In fact a quick check of Barnum letters available on line showed prices from $4000 to over $10,000.
Intersecting folds and light scattered foxing and soiling, irregular trimming to top and side (as shown in the scan), otherwise in fine condition.
$995.00 plus shipping