Boston: July 1, 1781. Broadside, 11.63 x 10.88 inches, signed in full “John Hancock.” Paper seal intact. Neat archival repairs to separations along old folds, with a little loss to a letter or two in the regimental holograph name; a few spots of foxing and some light dust-soiling; in very good condition. Item #19011
Docketed on the verso by Dana, March 10, 1783, attesting to the “faithfull performance of the office to which he is appointed by this Commission,” signed Stephen Dana. A handsome, characteristic signature from the signer of the Declaration, past president of the Continental Congress, and the first elected governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts under its 1780 Constitution.