Lot 241: Bold Revolutionary War–dated third-person ADS, signed within the text, "Tim. Pickering," one page, 8 x 3.5, April 28, 1783. In part: "Received of Tim. Pickering QMG & D: Wolfe Seventeen dollars & fifty four ninetieths in full for forage rations from 16th March 1783 to this day." Signed at the conclusion by Lieutenant Abraham Kinney of the 2nd Light Dragoons as receiving the funds for forage rations to feed his regiment's horses. In fine condition. George Washington had once ordered Kinney's arrest for suspicious activity behind enemy lines.
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Wednesday, 13th January 2016
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