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    Declaration Signer Caesar Rodney Scarce Autograph Letter Signed to his brother Thomas Rodney. One page with integral address leaf, 7.5" x 12.25", Dover, June 7, 1773. Interesting personal content, in part, "...When you was down you gave me some intimation concerning an intention of marriage w Sally or Rather an application to her on that head-- the substance of what you told me concerning it is in most peoples mouths now..." Caesar Rodney signed the Declaration of Independence as a representative of Delaware. Good condition, rough at right edge with repairs, not affecting bold signature. Scarce in this form. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    February, 2006
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