1776 AMERICANA A Catalogue Of Autograph Letters And Documents Relating To The Declaration Of Independence And The Revolutionary War. Issued In Honor Of The One Hundred And Fiftieth Anniversary Of The Signing Of The Declaration Of Independence

The Rosenbach Company: Philadelphia, 1926. Paperback. Very Good. Item #21-6502

10.5 x 7", printed light blue wraps, 95pp. Covers soiled, creased and torn, contents have light toning else good to very good condition. Some of the famous people whose letters etc. that Rosenbach was selling: Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Paine, John Adams, Benedict Arnold, Aaron Burr, George Washington. Being sold was: an original copy of the Declaration of Independence; account of the first raising of the American flag; an early letter in the "Indian" language; Paul Revere copperplate of the Stamp Act; account of the evacuation of Ticonderoga; letter from a Virginia signer of the Declaration of Independence; George Wythe, regarding his runaway slave. Fascinating content.

Price: $22.50

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