Lot 184: Partly-printed DS, signed "Rob't Morris," one page, 12.5 x 9.5, March 19, 1795. Document certifying that "James Wadsworth is entitled to five Shares in the entire Property of the North American Land Company; the Dividend whereof shall not be less than Six Dollars on each Share Annually." Boldly signed at the conclusion by Morris as the company's president and countersigned by James Marshall as secretary. In fine condition, with intersecting folds and some small tears and chips to edges; nicer than typical examples of these certificates. Accompanied by an unsigned engraved portrait of Morris bearing a facsimile signature.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs & Artifacts
Friday, 23rd October 2015
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