Lot 18
  • 18

[Jefferson, Thomas]

Estimate
250,000 - 350,000 USD
Sold
300,000 USD
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Description

  • <em>The Committee appointed to prepare a Plan for the temporary Government of the Western Territory, have agreed to the following Resolutions</em>. … [Annapolis: John Dunlap, 1 March 1784]
Broadside (16 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.; 419 x 260 mm). Two neat contemporary marginalia, likely by David Howell (see above).  PROVENANCE: W. Wadsworth (contemporary signature on verso, possibly William Wadsworth, whose brother James was a member of the Continental Congress from Connecticut, 1783–1786) — Thomas W. Streeter (Parke-Bernet, 20 April 1967, lot 1037; acquired from Peter Decker, 1961) — Joseph F. Dush (Baltimore Book Auction, 15 December 1997, lot 315)

Some small repairs at fold separations, costing a few letters at intersecting folds.

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