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William Pepperrell Letter Regarding Ability to Sail a Ship

Auction: Discovery - 3063T Location: Boston Date / Time: February 01, 2018 12:00PM


William Pepperrell Letter Regarding Ability to Sail a Ship, 1729, "a copy to Thos Hasby (?) esq."

Note: William Pepperrell was a prosperous New England merchant who transported goods to the West Indies and Europe. He was an accomplished soldier, financing and leading the expedition that captured Fortress Louisbourg in France, 1745, during the King George's War.
Estimate $500-700

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