Signer of the Declaration of Independence from New Jersey (1723-1794), who went on to sign the Articles of Confederation. Very rare ADS, signed “Jno. Witherspoon,” one page, 7.5 x 4.5, February 14, 1769. Written from Princeton, a pay order issued to "Jonathan Sergeant, Treasurer of the College of New Jersey," which reads: "On sight of this please pay to the order of Jonathan Baldwin Steward of the College of New Jersey the sum of forty six Pounds ten Shillings…money of New Jersey & place to my Account with the said College." Signed at the conclusion by Witherspoon. In fine condition. From the Collection of Dr. Lawrence E. Miller.
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