11-18-2012 11-18-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2621B Boston
November 18, 2012 11:00AMCalender

Cowdin, Thomas (1754-1835) Document, Signed, Continental Army.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2621B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 18, 2012 11:00AM


Cowdin, Thomas (1754-1835) Document, Signed, Continental Army. Boston, October 26, 1779. Printed document with text added by hand, appointing Thomas Cowdin of Fitchburg as Captain in the Continental Army of Middlesex and Worcester Counties, framed and matted, with the seal of Massachusetts Bay, signed by Artemas Ward, Walter Spooner, Moses Gill, Jabez Fisher, Oliver Prescott, Aaron Wood, John Pitts, John Avery and others, folds with slight losses, toned, mounted on linen, 18 x 19 in. overall, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $400-600


Continental Army, Thomas Cowdin, Walter Spooner, Massachusetts Bay, Aaron Wood, John Avery, John Pitts, Moses Gill, Oliver Prescott, Jabez Fisher, Middlesex