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MARTIN VAN BUREN, eighth President of the U. S. Served one term - from March 4, 1837 to March 3, 1841.
MARTIN VAN BUREN was born in a small town on the banks of the Hudson River on Dec. 5, 1782. He was nominated by the Democratic party and elected by a handsome majority. A financial panic, unprecedented in its disastrous results, swept the country during
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