JOHN HANCOCK His handwritten March 1783 letter as Governor of Massachusetts, instructing a garrison commander to forbid a ship full of Tories to disembark, requiring them to sail instead for New York (still in British hands) Autograph Letter, unsigned, 1 page, 7¾x12. Written as Governor. Boston, Massachusetts, 1783 March 27. To William Gordon, Commander of the Garrison in Dartmouth. In full: "I have this moment received your Letter by Express, giving information of the arrival of a Flag with a Number of Persons on board who were desirous of remaining some time at Dartmouth. I have laid the state of this Flag before the Council, & in consequence of their advice you are hereby Directed upon no pretense whatever, to suffer any of the Persons or any of the Effects brought in the Flag to be Landed at Dartmouth, or in any other place, but that you give immediate Directions for the Departure of the Flag with the Persons, & their effects to New York, and that after the Receipt of this Letter you make a point of Embracing the first fair wind to put her under Sail for New York, as no circumstance can possibly induce me to Deviate from this order. I am Sir your very humble servant. read more...
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SPIRO AGNEW His signature on a baseball bat which also has his name imprinted Baseball Bat signed: "Spiro T. Agnew". Adirondack Big Stick model baseball bat, imprinted with his name and signed in felt tip on the barrel. Fine condition. read more...
Sale Price $432.00
RUDY GIULIANI Mini 16-inch Louisville Slugger Hall of Fame bat, signed in blue felt tip on the barrel Miniature Baseball Bat signed: "Rudy Giuliani". Miniature 16-inch Louisville Slugger baseball bat engraved with the Baseball Hall of Fame logo, signed in blue felt tip on the barrel. Rudy Giuliani (b. read more...
Sale Price $162.00