THOMAS HUTCHINSON Appoint GEORGE ABBOT to Lt. Colonel 4th Militia 1771 Document
Thomas Hutchinson Captain General and Governor in Chief in province of Massachusetts Bay appointing George Abbot to be Lieutenant Colonel of the 4th Militia, 1771 document. Seal and signature of Hutchinson at top left. Signed by Cotton at base.
Restored with repair to creases. Minor loss at center left as photographed. Signature is clear and strong.
Document is loose, not mounted. Measures 21.75 wide x 16.75 inches