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Wentworth, John, Jr. (1719-1781)

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2483
Lot:
197
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Wentworth, John, Jr. (1719-1781), Autograph letter signed, one page, dated June 14th, 1773 at Dover, (New Hampshire), written to George King, Esq., Portsmouth, concerning fees for the payment of legal matters, framed, 4to, (laid down at edges onto mat, fold separation, areas of soiling).

Note: John Wentworth Jr. was the British Governor of the Province of New Hampshire from 1767-1775, and served in the Continental Congress in 1778, during which time he became a signer of the Articles of Confederation.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

New Hampshire, John , Jr., Portsmouth, Dover, George King, John Wentworth Jr., United Kingdom, Congress, United States

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