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Sale 1237 — American Free Franks and Historical Documents

Sale Date — Tuesday, 22 June, 2021

Category — Revolutionary War

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
12
c
Sale Number 1237, Lot Number 12, Revolutionary War"Mad" Anthony Wayne, "Mad" Anthony Wayne"Mad" Anthony Wayne. Revolutionary War General, faced the British in the infamous "Paoli Massacre", later victorious at the Battle of Fallen Timbers, free frank "Ant. Wayne" as commander of a separate army in 1782 on folded cover to Capt. John Harper in the South Army, repaired splits along edges and overall wear, still Fine, extremely scarce frank of this controversial war hero, sent by military courier even though General Wayne enjoyed franking rights, ex Stevens and Dr. Robertson

E. 2,000-3,000
1,900
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