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Manuscript DS, one page, 12.5 x 7.75, November 1, 1791. As governor of Massachusetts, Hancock appoints Asa Clap as "Quarter Master of the fifth Regiment in the second Brigade and first Division of the militia of this Commonwealth comprehending the County of Suffolk." Boldly signed on the left side in ink by Governor Hancock, and countersigned along the bottom by John Avery as secretary. The white…

Sold For: $5,500 (w/BP) Auction #600 - January 13, 2021 View Details

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from North Carolina (1742-1790). ADS, one page, 7.25 x 12, September 5, 1770. Handwritten court document concerning the destruction of property of one John Osborn, including the death of a dog. Hooper fills out the second half of the document in his own hand, in part: "William Robeson late of the County of Rowan Labourer…did with force and arms one Dog of …

Sold For: $2,816 (w/BP) Auction #600 - January 13, 2021 View Details

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from New Jersey (1737-1791) who is also known as the designer of the first official American flag. Manuscript DS, signed “Fra's Hopkinson,” one page, 12 x 7.5, April 15, 1784. As judge of the Court of Admiralty, Francis Hopkinson orders Marshal Clement Biddle to summon Captain Stewart and the owners of the schooner Rebecca to court to respo…

Sold For: $1,251 (w/BP) Auction #600 - January 13, 2021 View Details

Printed circular letter signed by Thomas McKean, John Barclay, James Hutchinson, Alexander J. Dallas, Hilary Baker, and Jared Ingersoll, one page, 8.25 x 13.25, August 3, 1799. A fascinating letter seeking nominations for members of Congress and presidential electors from Pennsylvania, in part: "By the enclosed copy of the minutes of the proceedings of a general meeting of the Citizens of Philade…

Sold For: $3,120 (w/BP) Auction #600 - January 13, 2021 View Details