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    John Hancock Document Signed as governor of Massachusetts. One page, partially printed, 6.5" x 8.5", Boston, Massachusetts, November 14, 1782. This document directed to pay "Hon'ble Nath[aniel] Gohham Esq., Speaker to the Hon'ble House of Representatives the Sum of Thirteen pounds & eight pence in full. . . for Forty six days attendance as Speaker over & above his pay as a Member of said House." Docketing on verso. Hancock's signature is bold and prominent, very similar to his famous Declaration of Independence signature. Perfect for display! The document has been laid onto a slightly larger border. Sharp, clear wording and slightly age-toned. Fine.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2008
    16th-18th Thursday-Saturday
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