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His excy. John Hancock, Esqr., late president of the American congress / J. Norman sculp.

His excy. John Hancock, Esqr., late president of the American congress / J. Norman sculp.

 
 
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Print shows John Hancock, full-length portrait, seated facing right, with pen appears to be signing a document labeled "To the People of Ireland"; other papers on table and floor are "Resolutions of the Continental Congress," "Boston Port Bill," and "Proclamation."
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Illus. in: An impartial history of the war in America, between Great Britain and the United States, from its commencement to the end of the war: ... Boston : Printed by Nathaniel Coverly and Robert Hodge, ..., 1781, v. 1, frontispiece.
Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and prints; a checklist of 1765-1790 graphics in the Library of Congress / Compiled by Donald H. Cresswell, with a foreword by Sinclair H. Hitchings. Washington : [For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.], 1975, no. 107.

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01/01/1781
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Norman, John, 1748?-1817, etcher
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