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Lot #7269
James Otis, Jr Autograph Document Signed

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Estimate: $250+
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American statesman and lawyer (1725-1783) generally known as the originator of the phrase 'No taxation without representation.' ADS, signed “James Otis,” one page, 7.75 x 4.25, August 10, 1779. Promissory note in which Otis promises "to Pay Mr. Winston Warren Thirty Eight Hundred Dollars on demand with interest till Paid." Signed at the conclusion by Otis. In fine condition, with light toning along the vertical fold. From the Collection of Dr. Lawrence E. Miller.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: The Lawrence Miller Collection
  • Dates: #1008 - Ended May 21, 2020

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