Signer of the Declaration of Independence and the Articles of Confederation as a representative of North Carolina (1741-1781). Brief autograph document signed “J. Penn,” one page, 7.75 x 2, no date. Partial document relating to the cost of a lawsuit: "Benjamin Egerton ag. John Washington Carr, Damage £40.0.0." Signed neatly at the conclusion by John Penn. In fine condition. From the Collection of Dr. Lawrence E. Miller.
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