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    Declaration Signer Samuel Adams Letter Closing and Signature. Small slip cut from a larger letter, 4" x 1.5", undated, reading, "I am with deep Respect Sir your humble Servant Samuel Adams." Mounted on card stock, measuring 4.25" x 1.5" overall.

    Samuel Adams, the cousin of John Adams, was a major force in moving the American colonies toward rebellion against Britain. He was elected to the Continental Congress and was a signer of the Declaration of Independence, yet he refused to attend the Constitutional Convention. He later served as governor of Massachusetts from 1793 until 1797.

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    Lightly toned, uneven edges with some paper loss at corners, minor spotting from ink transference.


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