05-31-2014 05-31-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2730B Boston
May 31, 2014 11:00 AMCalender
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Oration Delivered at Watertown, March 5, 1776

 
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2730B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 31, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Oration Delivered at Watertown, March 5, 1776, printed oration by Peter Thacher to commemorate the Boston Massacre, handwritten on the front is the name W. Jenn/ison's, and on the back is a handwritten account of the Boston Massacre, ht. 8 3/8, wd. 6 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

Missing the first two pages, some foxing and light stains but in good condition.


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Keywords

Watertown, Benjamin Edes, Massachusetts, William Jennison