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Auction: ONLINE Books, Maps & Autographs
was auctioned on: 5 June 2011
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1754 Manuscript Document Addressed to Daniel Parke Custis, First Husband of Martha Washington

Estimate: n. a.
Price realised:  US$59
Lot number 113, Views: 33

8" x 11"; Dated March 20 1754, at Plum Island, Massachusetts, by an unidentified sender (looks like "Newbury Home"), regarding payment of unspecified bills. The note is addressed to Daniel Parke Custis at York River/Rappahanock River, Virginia. Custis (1711-1757) was a wealthy Virginia planter whose widow, the former Martha Dandridge, married George Washington in 1759. Custis and Martha are also notable as being the great-great-grandparents of Robert E. Lee. Condition: Previously folded into sixths, with separation at the folds.

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Cowan's Auctions, Inc.
Title: ONLINE Books, Maps & Autographs
Date of the auction: 5 Jun 2011
Address: Cowan's Auctions, Inc.
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OH 45232 Cincinnati
United States
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