Poplin: 1772. Item #7530
Docketed on April 19, 1776; a promissory note, signed within the text, one page (7 1/2" x 5"), written on July 9, 1772. Promissory note reads, in part: "I Nicholas Gorden.....promise to pay to Josiah Bartlett on order Twenty one shillings & three pence....with interest till paid for value received." Very good to fine. Josiah Bartlett (1729 - 1795), First Governor of New Hampshire, Revolutionary patriot, member of the Continental Congress, Jurist and the SECOND Signer of the Declaration of Independence, from NH.