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(Revolutionary War Notables, Massachusetts)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
171
Sold for:
$2,844$2,400

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

(Revolutionary War Notables, Massachusetts), Signed document, October 8, 1770, one page, commission appointing Absalom Blair to the rank of Second Lieutenant in Second Regiment of Massachusetts militia, signatures include Samuel Adams (twice), Artemas Ward, Jeremiah Powell, Jacob Fisher, Moses Gill, Nicholas Cushing, Josiah Stone, Aaron Wood, and Noah Goodman, with intact seal, folio, framed, (fold separations, edges chipped, age typical discoloration).
Estimate $1,800-2,200

Keywords

Massachusetts, War Notables, Second Regiment of Massachusetts, Aaron Wood, Absalom Blair, Jacob Fisher, Jeremiah Powell, Josiah Stone, Moses Gill, Nicholas Cushing, Noah Goodman, Samuel Adams, Second Lieutenant, Cushing

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