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(Revolutionary War-British Commanders)

Auction:
2218
Lot:
121
Sold for:
$353$300

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Auction:
Sale #2218 - 2218
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 02, 2003 11:00AM

Description:

(Revolutionary War-British Commanders), Three articles, Townshend, George, Fourth Viscount (1724-1807), Autograph Letter Signed, January 8th, 1766, four pages, to Mr. Whiston, discussing the plight of the poor, musing that many had starved in England that could have been moved to America; Northumberland, Sir Hugh Percy, Second Duke (1742-1817), Autograph Letter Signed, November, 1815, concerning a portrait; and Cornwallis, William, Commander in Chief of His Majesty's Ships Vessels in the East Indies, February 5, 1791, Signed Document.
Estimate $200-250

Keywords

William, Commander in Chief , East Indies, United Kingdom, Indies, Hugh Percy, Whiston, Autograph, Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis, Knights of the Garter, Old Etonians, Percy