Lot #258
William Ellery Document Signed

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Estimate: $300+


Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Rhode Island (1727-1820). Manuscript DS, signed “William Ellery C.L.O.,” one page, 15.5 x 12.75, August 18, 1786. Ledger document recording notes belonging to Joseph Martin of Providence, with a handwritten and signed endorsement in the margin by Ellery as Commissioner of the Continental Loan Office: "City of Newport, Aug't 18, 1786, Joseph Martin of Providence in the State of Rhode Island &c made oath that the certificates described in the list annexed are bona fide his property. Before me, William Ellery C.L.O." In fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Sports
  • Dates: #614 - Ended August 11, 2021

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