Lot 415: British Army officer during King George's War, the French and Indian War, and Pontiac's Rebellion (1714–1774). Manuscript DS, signed "Jno. Bradstreet," one page both sides, 8.25 x 12.5, August 18, 1746. Document headed "At a Regimental Court Martial Held at Louisbourg," presided over by Captain Bradstreet, who renders the court's opinion "That Sergt. Brady should be releas'd as he had obey'd Capt. Boyle," and "That Sergt. Williamson is Guilty of the Crime alledged against him." A horizontal fold passing through the top of the signature, slight show-through from writing to opposing sides, and soiling and dampstaining to edges, otherwise fine condition.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 467
Wednesday, 13th January 2016
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