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Auction:
2300
Lot:
51
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$176$150

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2300
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

(Northwest Passage), Hurd, Isaac (1759-1852), Autograph letter signed, September 6, 1804, two pages, to Congressman William Eustis, requesting assistance in finding a passage to the Northwest coast for Joseph North, "he was directed to you for assistance to prepare him for a Voyage to the N.W. coast," (loss around seal, creased).
Estimate $150-200

Keywords

Joseph North, William Eustis, Northwest coast, Hurd, Arctic Ocean, Autograph, Exploration

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