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3012T Marlborough
May 23, 2017 12:00PM - June 2, 2017 10:00AMCalender

Harrison, Benjamin (1833-1901) Partial Document Signed, post-1890.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3012T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 23, 2017 12:00PM


Harrison, Benjamin (1833-1901) Partial Document Signed, post-1890. Single leaf with inscriptions on both sides, part of an official stay of execution document. Signature and seal intact, torn at the top with loss of text, regarding the planned hanging of Lewis Williams for murder that had been scheduled for January 31, 1890; chipping and loss, 12 x 10 1/4 in.
Estimate $200-300

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Lewis Williams