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American Signed Documents, Mostly 17th and 18th Century, Massachusetts Governors.

Auction:
2819T
Lot:
2
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$6,150$5,000

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2819T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 27, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

American Signed Documents, Mostly 17th and 18th Century, Massachusetts Governors.
Approximately twenty-seven various signed documents including receipts, letters, clipped signatures and other material attributed to Thomas Hutchinson (1711-1780), John Endecott (1600-1665), John Leverett (1616-1679), Edmund Andros (1637-1714), Simon Bradstreet (1603-1697), Sir Henry Vane the Younger (1613-1662), Paul Dudley (1675-1751), Joseph Shed (1732-1812), Richard Coote, 1st Earl of Bellomont (1636-1701), George III (1738-1820), William Shirley (1694-1771), Joseph Dudley (1647-1720), James Bowdoin II (1726-1790) and others.
Estimate $700-900


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Massachusetts, John Endecott, John Leverett, Joseph Shed, Edmund Andros, Henry Vane, Paul Dudley, Richard Coote, Simon Bradstreet, Thomas Hutchinson, William Shirley, James Bowdoin II, Joseph Dudley

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