Stanley of Preston Autograph July 12, 1890
Lord Stanley Autograph
The signature is from a letter written from the Great Cascapedia River, in the Gaspe region, a popular Atlantic Salmon fishing area.
Lord Stanley may have written and signed this letter from his summer home in New Richmond at the mouth of the Grand Cascapedia River and overlooking the Baie des Chaleurs, one of the most beautiful bays in the world.
The letter was addressed to a Lady Drummond at 44 Eaton Place in London, England.
All Nations Stamp and Coin auctioned the letter on October 15, 2016, where it sold for $1540.