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    Sale 2486 | Lot 306
    Price Realized: $423With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2486 Lot 306

      (MAINE.) Resolution of the Massachusetts Senate in favor of a vote on Maine separation. Letterpress broadside, 13 1/4 x 8 1/2, signed in type by Governor Samuel Adams and others; worn, dampstaining and marginal water damage, tape repairs on verso. Boston: Young and Binns, 2 March 1797

      Estimate $300 - 400

      "On the petitions of Thomas Rice and others, inhabitants of the District of Maine, praying the Legislature to take such measures . . . for obtaining the sense of the People of said District upon the question of Separation from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Resolved." Bristol B10003; 3 copies listed in ESTC. Provenance: from the collection of William Wheeler III.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $423