(Manuscript Material : 20th century Genealogists : John F. Lewis Estate) 3 Pieces. Frederick Wilhelm I, King of Prussia (1688-1740), Imperial Manuscripts: Document signed. Berlin, 29 May (or 1 June), 1716. Relates to civic affairs and local magisterial responsibilities in Halherstadt. Bifolium, 1 page, docketed with wax seal. Browned, wax residues, but with bold ink signature. * idem. Letter Signed. Berlin, 21 October, 1732. 4to, 2 pages. To Graf Christoph Martin of Degenfeld-Schonberg, discussing credit and expenses relating to London ambassadorial responsibilities. Browned, an old cello tape repair but with bold signature on verso. * Idem. Letter signed. Berlin, 17 December, 1738. 4to, 2 pages. Officer's commission for Corporal Kalickstein in regiment of A. von Hacke. Browned, wax residues old folds but with bold signature and imperial seal on verso.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.