Lot #32
Oliver Wolcott

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Estimate: $600+

Description

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Connecticut (1726-1797) who also signed the Articles of Confederation and served as a major general in the Connecticut Militia during the Revolutionary War. Partial ADS, signed “Teste Oliver Wolcott Sheriff,” one page, 4 x 2.75, April 30, 1757. Brief letter of consent, in part: "I do hereby authorize Mr. [Peter Dewolf the wedge of land] lawfully to serve and Return…within writ." Bold handwriting to center done by another hand. Sheet is affixed to a slightly larger cardstock mount. In fine condition.

Auction Info

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





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