Printed Document

Collection Type

  • Manuscripts

GUSN

GUSN-253098

Description

Printed promissory note "State of the Massachusetts Bay," dated "Sep.13, 1777." Lender - "Benjamin Smith"; amount, "Twenty Pounds"; signed by "H. Gardner," treasurer, for the state. "D. Jeffroes" and D. Cheever" committee; date due "May 10, 1782"; mounted on square mat; framed; cut out square in backing show writing on reverse side of document.

Details

Descriptive Terms

documents

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

13 3/8 x 14 5/16 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Winthrope Coffin

Accession Number

1940.900