11-13-2011 11-13-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2571B Boston
November 13, 2011 11:00AMCalender
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Adams, John (1735-1826)

$6,738$5,500
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2571B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 13, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Adams, John (1735-1826), Signed document, one page, February 28th, 1810, on vellum, military appointment for Robert H. Nicholls as second Lieutenant of Marines, countersigned by Benjamin Stoddert as Secretary of the Navy, vignette by Akin & Harrison, Jr., 17 x 13 in., (slightly trimmed, minor surface smudging, else very good to excellent).
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Benjamin Stoddert, Harrison , Jr., Robert H. Nicholls, second Lieutenant, Secretary