May 22, 2014 - Sale 2351

Sale 2351 - Lot 30

Price Realized: $ 750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 700 - $ 1,000
SIGNER WRITING FROM DEBTOR'S PRISON MORRIS, ROBERT. Autograph Letter Signed, "RobtMorris," to his business partner John Nicholson, sending letters from General Forrest [not present] and requesting their return when finished. 1/2 page, 4to; moderate staining at middle and lower left affecting text, short separation at fold middle left repaired with tissue verso, bold signature. [Philadelphia], 6 April 1798

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"In order to prevent delay in Gen'l Forrests business, I send herewith his sundry letters . . . . When you have done with, you will return them."