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    Charles Pinckney Autograph Letter Signed. One page, 8" x 9.5", November 1797. Declaration of Independence signer Charles Pinckney was serving the second of three non-consecutive terms as governor of South Carolina when he sent this letter addressed to the "Speaker & Gentlemen of the house of Representative" regarding interstate travel. He says, in part: "I now lay before you the report of the Commissioners appointed by me for the purpose of reviewing that part of the Road leading from Charleston to the State of Tennessee which Mr. Earle was employed to make passable for Waggons." Unevenly toned with scattered spots of foxing. The letter has been carefully inset into a larger archival sheet to strengthen the edges.

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    October, 2013
    17th-18th Thursday-Friday
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