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12. American Revolution.

Current bid: $130.00

Autograph Letter signed “By Order of Elijah Bostwick, Capt.,” to Captain [Elisha?] Gilbert giving orders from General van Rensselaer. About 4 x 8 inches; apparently cut from a larger letter, mounted to old paper, bottom margin stained.


[New York], Nov 3rd, 1781 [250/350]


“Sir by Express this moment recd from Genl Van Rensalaer therefore orders the whole of the men that are now at home to march forthwith to Saratoga you will march the whole of your Company including the Exempts with the greatest rapidity to Saratoga with 5 or 6 days provisions. let as many as can be mounted on Horseback.”


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Auction ends: July 31, 2018 10:00 am
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