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    Francis Hopkinson Bill of Exchange Signed as U.S. Treasurer of Loans. One partially-printed page, 8" x 4", New Jersey, January 24, 1780, reading in part, "United States of America . . . At Thirty Days Sight of this Fourth Bill . . . pay to Robert Bridges or Order, Eighteen Dollars, in Ninety Livres Tournois, for Interest due on Money borrowed by the United States." Francis Hopkinson was a signer of the Declaration of Independence as a delegate from New Jersey and played a key role in the design of the first American flag. Irregular margins and light toning. From the Papers of William Vernon.

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    June, 2010
    8th-9th Tuesday-Wednesday
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