May 04, 2017 - Sale 2446

Sale 2446 - Lot 30

Price Realized: $ 585
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900
(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) SULLIVAN, JOHN. Autograph Letter Signed, "Jno Sullivan," to Gen. Charles Lee, stating that the group fired upon by Sullivan's men were Tories. 1/2 page, square 8vo; moderate toning overall, small hole at upper left, faint scattered staining, folds, address panel on verso. (MRS) Np, "Tuesday Evening" circa 1776

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"The Party fired upon by our People turned out to be a number of Tories which I learn by a second message from Lt. Rust. I have, therefore, dismissed the Party I ordered out."