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    Sale 2404 | Lot 20
    Price Realized: $1,625With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2404 Lot 20

      (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1775.) Act of the New Hampshire Congress establishing regulation of their militia. One manuscript page, 12 1/4 x 7 1/2 inches, signed "Extract from the minutes of the Congress, attest N Emery assist secr'y"; foxing and slight loss along folds; docketing and early random notes on verso. (MRS) Exeter, NH, 30 August 1775

      Estimate $1,200 - 1,800

      Orders that all militia regiments hold elections of their officers, that companies drill at least monthly "in order to acquaint themselves with the use of & exercise of fire arms," and that the colonel of each regiment receive a copy of this legislation.


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,625