Nov 20, 2014 - Sale 2367

Sale 2367 - Lot 16

Price Realized: $ 1,625
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 2,000
SIGNER HANCOCK, JOHN. Partly-printed Document accomplished and Signed, in the third person within the text, ship's manifest for the Ship Thames of Captain Alexander Watt bound for Nevis. Countersigned by Watt. 1 page, 4 1/2x9 inches. Boston, 2 January 1760

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After graduating from Harvard in 1754, Hancock joined his uncle's mercantile business, serving as a clerk for a time; ten years later, he became head of the firm.