|Object Name||Appointment, Justice of the Peace|
|Scope & Content||
Appointment of John Reed Esq. as Justice of the Peace for Middlesex County by John Hancock, Governor of MA on March 27, 1781. Signed by John Avery, Sect. and John Hancock.
Record of oath on back.
Large seal made with diamond-shaped paper. Image of state seal inside circle with words "Massachusettensi Sigillum Republica"
|Collection||Reed-Gragg-Stiles Family Papers|
|Subjects||Justice of the Peace|