Skip to main content


    Josiah Bartlett Group of Four Promissory Notes All Written in His Hand and Signed Within the Text.
    1) Josiah Bartlett ADS, one page, 8.25" x 4", November 20, 1772 in the amount of 2 pounds 7 shillings, executed by Jacob Hobbs with his mark and witnessed by Bartlett's wife, Mary, and one of his children, Lois. Minor wear and fold lines, else very good.
    2) Josiah Bartlett ADS, one page, 5.75" x 3.5", March 12, 1764 in the amount of eleven pounds, to Joseph Robert. Creases from folding with irregular margins and a few tiny holes at the creases, else good.
    3) Josiah Bartlett ADS, one sheet, 7.5" x 4", containing two notes issued to Andrew Glidden, both dated July 4, 1768, one is for three shillings with the second note payable to Bartlett and Gale for four shillings. Minor separations at folds, small stains, short margin tears and a few chips, overall fair.
    4) Josiah Bartlett ADS, one sheet, 7.5 " x 4.25", July 7, 1772 for 21 shillings and 3 pence, issued to Nicholas Gorden who signs with his mark. Minor margin wear with a couple of short tears, else very good.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Flat Material, Small (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2011
    8th-9th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 379

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 August 18 Americana & Political - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    The department director has the heart of a true and highly knowledgeable collector with the business acumen of someone who has been not only successful but has decades of an impeccable track record
    David Greenburg,
    Chicago, IL
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 March 17 Western Americana & Texana Grand Format Auction - Dallas
    2018 March 17 Western Americana & Texana Grand Format Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $320,964