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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

American
1908
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960)


Dimensions

Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2015.8522

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

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

Signed

LP SPINNER
Presidential signature reproduction.

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder