Folded cover addressed to "The Honorable A. Jackson, President of the U. States Washington"
, red "Richd. Va. Mar. 9" circular datestamp with matching "FREE"
handstamp, with 2pp ALS by Robert Mayo datelined "Richmond March 8th 1829"
, asking for a position in the new administration, docketed in Jackson's hand
on back "Robert Mayo desiring the situation of Librarian to Congress D.C."
, some slight toning, Very Fine use sent just a few days after Jackson assumed office on March 4, 1829, Mayo was a vocal supporter of Jackson and edited the Jackson Democrat
newspaper during the 1828 election year, in 1830 he secured a position in the Treasury Department, ex Faiman, with 1977 P.F. certificate
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