An necessary piece of American historical past is hitting the public sale block … George Washington‘s letter setting the stage for future presidents and the nation, and it is anticipated to fetch 7 figures!!!
Washington wrote and signed the letter in March 1789 at his Mount Vernon property, only a few weeks earlier than he took the oath of workplace to develop into America’s first President. Within the correspondence with a Naval officer in Philadelphia, GW vows to “make justice and public good my sole objects” throughout his presidency.
This literal nationwide treasure goes up on the market by the nice people over at Gotta Have Rock and Roll … and the public sale home tells us it is anticipating the profitable bid to be no less than $1 million.
The public sale goes reside immediately and ends September 22 … and somebody’s gonna drop a number of lifeless presidents on this artifact.
As we first reported, George has had a pair gadgets hit the public sale block through the years … like locks of his hair and his proclamation making Thanksgiving an official vacation … and this letter is true up there when it comes to significance.