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    William Ellery, Signer of the Declaration of Independence, Autograph Document Signed "William Ellery." One page, 4" x 4", Newport [Rhode Island], July 27, 1793. Ellery authors a receipt for the transportation of eight cords of wood to his house. In full: "Received Newport July 27th 1793 of William Ellery two Dollars in full for carting eight cords of wood to his home." The receipt is signed by Joseph Peckham. A bit of frame burn along the edges, else fine condition.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2013
    17th-18th Thursday-Friday
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    We had a wonderful time in New York during the October 2013 Historical Manuscripts auction that featured my mother’s papers collected during her tenure as Martin Luther King, Jr.’s secretary. In fact, the entire experience from beginning to end has been a pleasure.
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