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Washington, George (1732-1799)

Auction:
2218
Lot:
161
Sold for:
$5,288$4,500

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

Description:

Washington, George (1732-1799), Signed Document, July 22nd, 1793, one page, certificate for membership in the Society of the Cincinnati, signed as president of the Society, countersigned by Henry Know and issued to Edward Oldham of Maryland who was commissioned First Lieutenant in the Maryland Battalion of the Flying Camp in 1776 and achieved the rank of Brevet Major by September 30, 1783, (toned and water stained).
Estimate $8,000-10,000

Keywords

Society of the Cincinnati, Edward Oldham, Henry Know, First Lieutenant, president , Cincinnati, Flying Camp, Maryland Battalion of the Flying Camp, Commission