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    American Revolutionary War Autograph Collection consisting of seven signed letters and documents of, and relating to, the brave men who fought for our country's independence from Britain. Includes: Israel Hutchinson- lieutenant colonel, fought at Lexington and at the siege of Boston (1791 ADS with tape damage); Artemas Ward Jr.- son of the major general (1808 ALS); John Brooks- captain, led the Reading Minutemen into battle at Concord and Bunker Hill, later Massachusetts governor (1817 ALS); Maria Hodgdon- daughter of Quartermaster General Samuel Hodgdon (1796 ALS to her father, mentions General Knox); and Samuel Hunt- lieutenant colonel, later congressman from Hew Hampshire (1791 ALS with some damage affecting signature). Overall fine condition except as noted. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection.

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    October, 2006
    12th-13th Thursday-Friday
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