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PAPERS IN RELATION TO THE OFFICIAL CONDUCT OF GOVERNOUR SARGENT. PUBLISHED BY PARTICULAR DESIRE OF HIS FRIENDS. Boston: Thomas & Andrews, Aug. 1, 1801. 8vo. 64 pp. 1/2 calf by Riviere & Son with chipping to extremities, hinges cracked/rubbed. Light foxing to title, mild toning. Very Good. With gift inscription to ffe, to Major J. E. Chilton, dated 1920. ********************************** Winthrop Sargent was the first governor of the territory of Mississippi and was generally unpopular with the residents. He was dismissed as governor in 1801 by Thomas Jefferson. [Sabin 77037]

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[Mississippi] Conduct of Gov. Sargent, 1801

Estimate $200 - $300Nov 3, 2018