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Adams, John (1735-1826)

Auction:
2571B
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$6,738$5,500

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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, John Adams, Politics of the United States, United States Secretary of the Navy

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