THOMAS P. WHEELOCK - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 05/10/1844 For Sale
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THOMAS P. WHEELOCK - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 05/10/1844:
HistoryForSaletm Autographs & ManuscriptsMake an Offer Today and Get a Quick Response!Take a Look at This Week's Specials!THOMAS P. WHEELOCK - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 05/10/1844 - HFSID 262861THOMAS P. WHEELOCK
The gunsmith and weapons manufacturer mailed and signed this letter
requesting a specific part for the weapon he is constructing
Autograph Letter Signed: "Allen & Thurber/T.P. Wheelock". One page. 8x9¾.
Norwich, May 10, 1855. To Mess. Jessop & Sons, New York. In full: "We find
ourselves nearly out of 1 5/16 inch round steel and will thank you to send us our
case Soon as you receive this". Thomas P. Wheelock (1813-1864) was an arms
designer and manufacturer who specialized in small pistols, including the
pepperbox. He is most famous for creating single-action revolvers in the
mid-1800s with his brother-in-law Ethan Allen (1808-1871, not the
Revolutionary War leader). Lightly creased. Folds, vertical fold touches the "W"
of Wheelock. Address leaf is soiled and stained. 1x¾-inch tear at upper blank
edge from opening of ¾-inch red seal. Otherwise, fine condition.
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