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    Declaration Signer Benjamin Harrison V Autograph Endorsement Signed as governor of Virginia at the bottom of an Autograph Letter Signed by William Davies: one page, 7.75" x 10.75", War Office, August 29, 1782. Col. Davies writes to the governor: "Sir, I enclose to your Excellency a letter from Colonel Campbell which came to hand last night. Should your Excellency choose to give me any directions, they may be put into execution by the return of the messenger..." Harrison writes at the bottom, in answer: "Every step has been taken in Indian affairs that is in the power of the Executive to take-- Benj Harrison V". Harrison was a Continental Congress member 1774-1777 representing Virginia. His son and great-grandson both became president. About very good condition; folds with weakness, top right corner torn off but present. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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