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TOBIAS LEAR (1762 - 1816) Private and military secretary to George Washington, also ransomed prisoners held by the Pasha of Tripoli. Manuscript L.S., 1p. 4to., War Dept., Washington, July 22, 1816 to Lt. Nehemiah Baden advising that he shall be sent $7,000 to be used for expenses incurred at the U.S. Arsenal at Baltimore. Folds, a small chip at one corner, else very good.
Estimate $ 100-150

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