Auction Date:2011 Nov 17 @ 18:00 (UTC-5 : EST/CDT)
Location:5 Rt 101A Suite 5, Amherst, New Hampshire, 03031, United States
Legislator (1808–1878), diplomat, and early San Antonio mayor. Manuscript DS, signed “Wm. Henry Daingerfield, Secretary Treasury,” one page, 8 x 5.25, January 17, 1843. Document reads, in full: “The Sheriff of Fayette County will pay to S .S. B. Fields Assessor of said County, or Order, the sum of Seventy five 33/100 dollars in Exchequer Bills, out of any money collected by him on account of Taxes for the Year 1842 it being the amount of his commissions on assessing the sum of $1500.00.” Reverse bears three endorsements, signed by S. S. B. Fields, Nathan Norwood, and J. H. Hawkins. Central vertical and horizontal fold, two unobtrusive vertical cancellation cuts, toning and foxing, show-through from endorsements on reverse, and scattered creasing, otherwise very good condition.