Lot 360: Patriot leader (1729–1824) in Philadelphia during the American Revolution and the secretary of the Continental Congress throughout its existence. Although a lesser-known revolutionary, Thomson was the only person to sign the Dunlap Broadside of the Declaration of Independence along with John Hancock. Ink signature, "Cha. Thomson," on an off-white 3.5 x 1.5 slip. Affixed to a larger off-white sheet. Two vertical folds passing through letters of the signature, scattered toning, and light soiling, otherwise fine condition.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 462
Wednesday, 14th October 2015
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