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    Declaration Signer William Ellery Endorsement Signed "William Ellery." Two pages (clipped from a larger document), 6.8" x 3.25", Rhode Island, July 30, 1784 (date endorsed). This document states that the General Assembly of Rhode Island owed two pounds and eight shillings to be paid to William Ellery out of the General Treasury. Ellery endorses the back and states that he received the sum in full.

    The document is in fine condition; clipped from a larger document and placed in a border; usual folds are present; slight soiling has occurred along fold lines and edges. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.


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    February, 2006
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