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Washington, George, as First President
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Washington, George, as First President
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 20,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Presidential and Other American Manuscripts from the Dr. Robert Small Trust

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Washington, George, as First President

Manuscript document signed ("G:o Washington") and countersigned by Secretary of State Edmund Randolph ("By the President | Edm: Randolph"), one page bifolium with integral blank leaf, crisp impression of presidential paper seal, [Philadelphia], 22 June 1795, recognizing Leon Delauney as French consul for Pennsylvania and Delaware; some light browning, some waterstaining and abrasion in upper right corner, one-inch of fore-edge of blank leaf apparently trimmed away.  


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Literature

Abbot, Journal of the Proceedings of the President, 1793-1797, p. 329 (recording the exequatur on 23 June 1795) 

Presidential and Other American Manuscripts from the Dr. Robert Small Trust

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New York