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Phillips and Bland Convention Army Documents

Auction:
3165M
Lot:
241
Sold for:
$677$550

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Auction:
Sale #3165M - 3165M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 02, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Phillips and Bland Convention Army Documents, c. 1778, a letter from British Major General William Phillips to Major General William Heath from Cambridge, Massachusetts, dated April 22, 1778, regarding sending letters under a flag of truce over Lake Champlain, and an order written by Colonel Theodorick Bland from Hanover, Pennsylvania, dated December 22, 1778, in regards to halting the Convention troops.
Estimate $300-500

Some light foxing and folds but in very good condition.


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Keywords

William Heath, William Phillips, Bland, Randolph family of Virginia, Richard Bland, Theodorick Bland, United States, Virginia, Cambridge, Hanover