11-16-200811-16-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
2433Boston
November 16, 2008 11:00 AMCalender
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Adams, John (1735-1826)

$7,110$6,000
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2433Location: BostonDate / Time: November 16, 2008 11:00AM

Description:

Adams, John (1735-1826), Signed document, one page, August 13th, 1798, military commission appointing Jonathan Church as First Lieutenant of Marines in the United States Navy, countersigned by Benjamin Stoddert as Secretary of the Navy, folio, (minor smudging, else very good).
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Jonathan Church, Benjamin Stoddert, United States Navy, First Lieutenant, Secretary