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Collection of Miscellaneous Old Paper and Ephemera

Auction:
2219
Lot:
772
Sold for:
$940$800

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Auction:
Sale #2219 - 2219
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 13, 2003 6:00PM

Description:

Collection of Miscellaneous Old Paper and Ephemera, including approximately twenty-one vellum land deeds and legal documents; an indenture from Thomas Lord Fairfax of Virginia, 1779, for a tract of land, a 1716 New Jersey land deed, two French Empire military documents, an early Vermont broadside Thanksgiving proclamation, German Testament, an early treatise on Acts and Laws, 1662, and other.

Provenance: Deaccessioned from a northeastern institution.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Thanksgiving, Thomas Lord Fairfax, Vermont, Virginia, Bonds, Contract law, Ephemera, Fairfax, Virginia, Indenture