DescriptionEdward Cornwallis Document Signed. "Ed. Cornwallis." One partially-printed page, docketed on the verso, 8" x 8.75", May 13, 1763. A request for gunnery supplies, including oil and hand files, signed by Edward Cornwallis, the British military Lt General that became the first Governor of Nova Scotia, and Governor of Gibraltar. Countersigned by William Howe, which may be a secretarial signature.
Condition: Smoothed folds, even toning, light soiling due to handling.
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