Lot #85
Oliver Ellsworth

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Third chief justice of the United States (1745-1807) and delegate to the Constitutional Congress who later submitted the amendments which became the Bill of Rights. Revolutionary War-dated manuscript DS, signed “O. Ellsworth,” one page, 8.5 x 6.25, June 6, 1777. Pay order issued to Treasurer John Lawrence, in part: "Pay to Mr. Sam'l Kellog five pound twelve Shillings money." Signed at the conclusion by Ellsworth, and endorsed below by Kellogg. In fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #531 - Ended July 11, 2018





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