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    King George III of the United Kingdom Document Signed "George R." as king. Two pages (one leaf front and back), 8" x 12.5", November 17, 1786. This document instructs the paymaster to pay "...unto Robert Anderson the Sum of Five Shillings a day for his Half pay as Surgeon to Our Forces in the East Indies, to commence..." King George III is significant from the American point of view, as he was the last king to reign over us! Good condition with general aging and various tears in the margins, a few old repairs on verso at weak folds, Fine signature. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
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