Lot 415: Postmaster general, secretary of war, and secretary of state under Washington (1745-1829). ADS, one page, 8 x 6, February 10, 1826. Financial document. In part: "At a meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Essex Agricultural Society, at the Hotel in Topsfield Feb. 6 1826.-Noted, a compensation of Fifty dollars to John W. Proctor for his services as Secretary of the Society for the year past." Boldly signed at the conclusion by Pickering and countersigned by Proctor to confirm his receipt of the payment. Central vertical and horizontal folds (small edge separations) and a few creases, otherwise fine condition.
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