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Benjamin Lincoln

Currency:USD Category:Collectibles / Autographs Start Price:NA Estimated At:200.00 - 400.00 USD
Benjamin Lincoln

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Auction Date:2019 Jun 12 @ 18:00 (UTC-5 : EST/CDT)
Location:15th Floor WeWork, Boston, Massachusetts, 02108, United States
ALS - Autograph Letter Signed
ANS - Autograph Note Signed
AQS - Autograph Quotation Signed
AMQS - Autograph Musical Quotation Signed
DS - Document Signed
FDC - First Day Cover
Inscribed - “Personalized”
ISP - Inscribed Signed Photograph
LS - Letter Signed
SP - Signed Photograph
TLS - Typed Letter Signed
Uncommon partly-printed DS, signed “B. Lincoln,” one page, 7.5 x 9.75, January 30, 1799. As collector of the districts of Boston and Charlestown, Lincoln certifies that "Ebenezer Simmonds, an American Seaman, aged Thirty five Years, or thereabouts, of the Height of Six Feet & 1/2 Inches, dark complexion, dark hair, dark eyes, has this day produced…the Act, intitled 'An Act for the Relief and Protection of American Seamen.'" Signed at the conclusion by Lincoln as collector, with left portion retaining original white paper seal. Mounted and framed with an engraving of Lincoln to an overall size of 13 x 25. In very good condition, with overall creasing, and some show-through from old tape repairs on the back of the intersecting folds.