I.Lot Details
TypeBooks and Manuscripts
Estimate$2,000 — $3,000
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III.Auction Details
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Lot   416
HANCOCK, John (1737-1793). Document signed ("John Hancock"), partially printed and accomplished in manuscript, as Governor of Massachusetts, counter-signed by John Avery Jr. as Secretary, docketed on verso by Benjamin Lawin,19 September 1791. 

1 page, embossed paper seal upper left, creased at folds with some losses, silked along folds on verso, stained.  Appointing Jonas Holden Jr. as Captain of a company in the 4th Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division of the Massachusetts Militia in Middlesex County.  

  • Estimate$2,000 - $3,000

Sold for $3,000

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