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    Samuel Osgood (1747-1813) First Postmaster General under the Constitution, Autograph Endorsement Signed "S Osgood N[aval] Off[ice]" on the docket of a two page manuscript Document, 7.75" x 12.5", [New York], April 27 - May 8, 1803 a " Return of Merchandise unladen under my inspection from on board the schooner Lion Clark Master from St Croix" Osgood endorses the verso as Chief Naval Officer for the Port of New York, a post he held after retiring from the New York State Assembly. Light toning and soiling, usual folds, else very good. A scarce example -- perfect for the philatelic collector. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    February, 2006
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