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(Washington Family)

Auction:
2300
Lot:
74
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2300
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

(Washington Family), eight articles, including a war date period copy of a note attesting to the death of a soldier, dated 1783; Washington, William August, autograph receipt signed, April 18, 1804, bank note; Washington, W. Lawrence, November 28, 1831, a receipt from Reuben Marks for midwifery services to a negro woman; Lewis, Lawrence, nephew, November 24, 1824, a receipt from R.C. Mason for services as an overseer; and items related to Henry and John Washington and an autograph letter from John Hooker to Thomas Dwight, 1799, "Col. Washington want you to purchase an anchor of good brandy," (mostly good, age-typical minor defects).
Estimate $250-350

Keywords

Washington Family, W. Lawrence, John Washington, Reuben Marks, William August, an overseer;, bank note, items, midwifery services, Henry Washington, John Hooker, Thomas Dwight, Autograph, Receipt

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