Nov 17, 2020 - Sale 2551

Sale 2551 - Lot 3

Price Realized: $ 6,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
HAMILTON, ALEXANDER. Letter Signed, as Secretary of the Treasury, to Jedediah Huntington, sending a commission appointing him Superintendent of all the Lighthouses, Beacons, Buoys and Public Piers in the State of Connecticut [not present]. 1 page, 4to; faint toning at edges, horizontal folds. "Treasury Department" [New York], 14 July 1790

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Jedediah Huntington (1743-1818) was an American soldier who served in the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War as Brigadier General beginning in 1777, achieving Brevet Major-General in 1783.