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JAMES MONROE, fifth President of the U. S. Served two terms - from March 4, 1817 to March 3, 1821 and from March 5, 1821 to March 3, 1825.
JAMES MONROE was born in Virginia on April 28, 1758. He was elected by a large majority by the Republican party which at this time changed its name to Democratic. On his re-election he received 231 of the 232 electoral votes. He promulgated the famous "M
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960)
Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Chromolithograph on card stock.
Not On View
Back: undivided. Mint.
Raphael Tuck & Sons’ Post Card Series No.2328, “Presidents of the United States.”
ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN.
Printed in Germany
Presidential signature reproduction.
Between 1950 and 2015, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in Europe and the United States; 2015, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 24, 2015)
Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder