10-30-2005 10-30-2005
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2300 Boston
October 30, 2005 11:00 AMCalender
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Pickering, Timothy (1745-1829)

$2,350$2,000
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2300 Location: Boston Date / Time: October 30, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Pickering, Timothy (1745-1829), Autograph letter signed, February 7th, 1798, one page, as Secretary of State, to Rufus King, Minister Plenipotentiary in England, enclosing a copy of a letter from Samuel Chase (present) concerning the stock of the state of Maryland being held in the Bank of England, and vigorously claiming their rights to the entire stock, (slight smudging to letter, Chase document excellent).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Samuel Chase, Secretary of State , Bank of England, Rufus King, United Kingdom, King , Minister, Minister