Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

(Revolutionary War, George Washington's Tax Assessments)

Auction:
2256
Lot:
162
Sold for:
$4,113$3,500

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2256
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 21, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

(Revolutionary War, George Washington's Tax Assessments), Two manuscript documents and a partially printed document pertaining to assessments on George Washington's land, primarily during the Revolutionary War, and including an autograph document signed and docketed by William Marbury; the partly printed document is headed "Excellency Gen. George Washington in Account with Benjamin Cawood, late Sheriff and Collector, and acting Sheriff for Edward Boarmar," composed of two attached pages from an account book, covering 1777-82 and 1786-87; the two manuscript documents detail payments and monies, (some splits and foxing).
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

George Washington, William Marbury, acting Sheriff for Edward Boarmar, late Sheriff and Collector, and acting Sheriff, Sheriff and Collector, and acting Sheriff, Benjamin Cawood, Edward Boarmar, American Revolution, Autograph

Departments

Specialists