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Four front page script signatures of George Washington...

Item # 666319

May 5, 1792

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, May 5, 1792

* President George Washington
* John Adams - Acts of Congress

On the front page under "Laws of the United States" are four "Acts" each signed in script type: Go. Washington. Each act is also signed in type: Jonathan Trumbull, John Adams & TH: Jefferson.
One of the acts was for erecting "...a Light-House on Montauk Point in the State of New York..." & another established "...the Compensations of the Doorkeepers of the Senate and House of Representatives in Congress...".
Page 2 has a report concerning a statue of Ben Franklin.
Four pages, much staining but no loss of readability, some wear at folds, dirtiness to the top quadrant, untrimmed margins.

Item from Catalog 295 (released for June, 2020)...

Category: The 1600's and 1700's

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