11-16-2008 11-16-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2433 Boston
November 16, 2008 11:00AMCalender
70

Washington, George (1732-1799)

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

Description:

Washington, George (1732-1799), Signed document, one page June 17th, 1783, as General and Commander in Chief, discharging Alexander McMasters of the first New York Regiment from the American Army, countersigned by the Regimental adjutant, 4to, (dampstaining to center fold affecting "G", two small holes not affecting text and wrinkling, minor toning).
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Keywords

American Army, Alexander McMasters, first New York Regiment, General and Commander in Chief