DescriptionWilliam Ellery Document Signed. "William Ellery". One page, 8.5" x 4.25". Newport, Rhode Island; July 5, 1790. Signed by Ellery, signer of the Declaration of Independence, as a customs collector, this document certifies that "Daniel Allen, Master of the Sloop Cynthia of Dighton". has permission to land after providing a cargo manifest, consisting of "twenty barrels of Rice, sixty sides of Soal Leather, two thousand weight of Cotton," and more.
Condition: Smooth folds, even tone, with a few spots of light foxing.
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