Sale 22BP02 | Lot 5

[AMERICAN REVOLUTION] THOMSON, CHARLES. Document signed as Secretary of the Continental Congress.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps
[AMERICAN REVOLUTION]  THOMSON, CHARLES. Document signed as Secretary of the Continental Congress.

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Lot 5
[AMERICAN REVOLUTION] THOMSON, CHARLES. Document signed as Secretary of the Continental Congress.
[Philadelphia:] 5 June 1780. A single-page manuscript document on a bifolium of laid paper prepared in a secretarial hand and signed "Cha's Thomson Sec'y," as Secretary of the Continental Congress, docketed "Georgia" on the verso. 9 1/2 x 8 inches (25 x 20 cm). Usual folds, else fine.

Provenance: Dr. Herbert Ernest Klingelhofer (1915-2015), collector and former President of the Manuscript Society

A war-date resolution intended for Georgia regarding the acquisition of supplies for the states.


C Dr. Herbert E. Klingelhofer, former President of the Manuscript Society

Estimate: $700 - $1,000
Sold for $1,386 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $700 - $1,000
Sold for $1,386 (includes buyer's premium)

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