EVANS, Estwick. 18932

£100

Description

Autograph Note Signed ‘Estwick Evans’, to Noah Emery, sending a court judgment to be forwarded immediately “as I am apprehensive that the Debtor will leave the state”. 5 lines on a folio sheet folded, with the address panel. Some staining, torn at seal opening, paper blemishes etc. Portsmouth, 3 May 1824, An uncommon autograph. Estwick Evans (1787-1866), traveller and author, who walked from New Hampshire to Detroit in the dead of winter and wrote of his experiences in A PEDESTRIOUS TOUR, OF FOUR THOUSAND MILES, THROUGH THE WESTERN STATES AND TERRITORIES, DURING THE WINTER AND SPRING OF 1818.