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    George Washington Signed Three Languages Ship's Paper. One sheet, 13" x 16", November 21, 1796. A ship's passport issued to John Shepard as commander of the schooner Jenny Z Hannah of New London, and bound for the port of Guadaloupe. Countersigned by Timothy Pickering as Secretary of State. Mounted only at edges to a heavy board, with areas of separations at folds and some paper loss. Washington's signature remains bold and free of any damage; blind embossed seal is intact.

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