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Pickering, Timothy (1745-1829)

Auction:
2300
Lot:
55
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

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

Description:

Pickering, Timothy (1745-1829), Autograph letter signed, February 7th, 1798, one page, as Secretary of State, to Rufus King, Minister Plenipotentiary in England, enclosing a copy of a letter from Samuel Chase (present) concerning the stock of the state of Maryland being held in the Bank of England, and vigorously claiming their rights to the entire stock, (slight smudging to letter, Chase document excellent).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Samuel Chase, King , Minister, Minister , Secretary of State , Bank of England, United Kingdom, Rufus King, Autograph, Pickering, Politics of the United States

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