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    [Old Three Hundred]. Bartlett Sims Autograph Document Signed. Both sides of a small sheet, 7.25" x 3.75", June 1, 1847. A promissory note issued to Benjamin J. White in the amount of $100: "Five days after date I promise to pay Benjamin J. White one hundred dollars for value recd. This first day of June 1847 witness my hand & seal." On the verso, White has transferred the note to Thomas Collins in Austin on November 22, 1849.

    Bartlett Sims was Stephen F. Austin's surveyor and a member of the Convention of 1833. Benjamin White was a signer of the Goliad Declaration of Independence.

    Condition: Flattened folds, uneven margins. Light foxing and soiling, with bold and highly legible ink.


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    March, 2018
    17th Saturday
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