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Hancock, John (1737-1793)

Auction:
2256
Lot:
88
Sold for:
$8,225$7,000

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

Description:

Hancock, John (1737-1793), Signed document, Philadelphia, April 10th, 1777, one page, as President of the Continental Congress, commission appointing Alexander Murray as Captain of the Seventh Company in the First Maryland Regiment, countersigned by Charles Thomson, folio, (chipping, folds, backed with thin japan paper).
Estimate $2,500-3,500

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Philadelphia, Seventh Company, Congress, First Maryland Regiment, Alexander Murray, Charles Thomson, President , Commission, Government, United States

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