Treasures from the Eric C. Caren Collection

6 - 14 Mar 2019

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FORT LEAVENWORTH, KANSAS. SIBLEY, EBENEZER S. 1805-1884. Manuscript letterbook of Brevet Major E.S. Sibley, Fort Leavenworth,

MORMON CURRENCY. Printed Document Signed ("B. Young"), being a $2 note,

FIRST PRINTING OF THE BOOK OF MORMON. SMITH, JOSEPH. 1805-1844. The Book of Mormon: An Account Written by the Hand of Mormon, upon Plates Taken from the Plates of Nephi. Palmyra: Printed by E.B. Grandin for the Author.

PREPARATION FOR REVOLUTION: MANUSCRIPT TOWN COUNCIL MEETING NOTES, 1774. Autograph Manuscript in an unknown hand, minutes of town meetings from June to October, 1774, 4 pp, folio (conjoining leaves, each 300 x 180 mm), Watertown, CT, June 18 to October 17, 1774,

EARLY UNITED STATES POST OFFICE BROADSIDE. HABERSHAM, JOSEPH. 1751-1815. ... the privilege of franking and of receiving letters and packets free of postage ... has been extended to the following officers of the United States... Philadephia: August 8, 1798.

IRVINE, WILLIAM. 1741-1804. EWING, JAMES. Document Signed ("James Ewing, V.P."), 1 p, oblong 8vo, Philadelphia, November 10, 1783, being a pay order directing the Treasurer of PA, David Rittenhouse, to pay Brigadier General William Irvine £47.16.9, "being one year's interest on his depreciation certificate...,"

LOYALISTS IN NEW YORK. MOORE, LAMBERT. Document Signed ("Lambt Moore Supert"),granting safe passage to Isaac Skidmore, partially printed and accomplished in manuscript, 1 p, 8vo (165 x 200 mm), New York, April 16, 1778,

RARE NORTH AND SOUTH CAROLINA REVOLUTIONARY WAR CAMPAIGN MANUSCRIPT. [LEE, CHARLES. 1731-1782.] Manuscript Fair Copy of Charles Lee's letter to Edmund Pendleton from Charlestown, SC dated June 29, 1776,

COLONIAL WILLIAMSBURG IMPRINT: VIRGINIA COMMITTEE OF SAFETY APPOINTMENT, 1776. Partially Printed Document Signed ("Edmd Pendleton," "John Page," "Thos Lud: Lee," "P. Carrington," "W: Cabell" and "Js. Mercer"), an appointment to Captain of the Frederick County militia,

REVOLUTIONARY WAR BROADSIDE REGARDING TAVERNS. THOMPSON, E. Colony of New Hampsire. In CONGRESS at Exeter ... That it be recommended to the several Taveners and Retailers in this colony ... to administer an Account on Oath ... of all Liquors by them sold.... Exeter: November 4, 1775.

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