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Oliver Ellsworth Receives Payment for Serving as Attorney, Signed Pay Voucher, 1780

A manuscript signed pay voucher to Oliver Ellsworth, approx. 8 x 6.5 in. Sent to John Lawrence from George Clark, dated September 16, 1780. An order to pay Ellsworth £354.25 for his service as attorney for the state of Connecticut. 

Ellsworth (1745-1807) was a framer of the United States Constitution, a United States Senator from Connecticut, and the third Chief Justice of the United States. 


Uneven edges, old creases with very light toning. 

Estimate: $200 - $400


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