Apr 27, 2017 - Sale 2444

Sale 2444 - Lot 51

Price Realized: $ 1,625
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 800 - $ 1,200
(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Group of 10 manuscript documents relating to the war. Various sizes and conditions. (MRS) Vp, 1776-83

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United States Lottery ticket, "Class the Second," signed by J. Searle, "according to a resolution of Congress, passed at Philadelphia, November 18, 1776" Order to pay Lieutenant Elijah Case for "his comp'y in Bennington Alarm," signed by Oliver Ellsworth, Jedediah Huntington, and others. Hartford, CT, 30 April 1778 Order to pay Captain William Moulton, signed by Captain John Chipman, with signed note by Colonel Seth Warner. Salisbury, CT, 29 December 1780 Invoice signed thrice by John Lansing for his expenses in the New York Assembly, 31 March 1781 Order to pay a year's wages to Sergeant Ozi Baker for "service done in the Connecticut Line of the Continental Army," signed by Seth Warner. Bennington, VT, 5 October 1782 Ozi Baker's receipt for the same. Hartford, 21 October 1782 "Account of Blankets Procured and Delivered to the Continental Soldiers Hired by the Town of Colchester, 1781" signed by selectmen Joseph Isham and Asa Foot. Colchester, CT, 4 November 1782 Certification of service of Sergeant Jeremiah Lord in a Connecticut regiment, signed by John Meigs and Eben Huntington. West Point, NY, 5 November 1782 Order to pay John Trumbull "to amount of the inclosed bill for printing for the state." Hartford, 26 May 1783 Order to pay Thomas Jones "for service in the Continental Army in the year 1781," signed by Eleazar Wales, 10 December 1783.