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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2540M Marlborough
March 16, 2011 02:00 PMCalender

(War of 1812, Recruitment)

Auction: Discovery - 2540M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: March 17, 2011 10:00AM


(War of 1812, Recruitment), Autograph document, signed by Captain Christopher Bridgely, October 15, 1813, one page, to James Beatty, Esq., Navy Agent, directing him to provide monies to Lieutenant Bell for the purpose of recruiting men to be under his (Bridgely's) command, framed, (folds, paper loss to one edge related to wax seal [not effecting text], docketed), 9 1/4 x 7 3/4 in.
Estimate $150-200


Christopher Bridgely, James Beatty, Lieutenant