This Massachusetts statesman helped draft the state constitution in 1779 and was a delegate at the Constitutional Convention in 1787; he was one of the first two senators from Massachusetts (1789-96) and twice served as that state's governor (1800-07, 1812-16). Item #18078
Partly-printed DS, 1p, 9" X 14½", Boston, Massachusetts, 1804 January 20. Near fine. Lightest of age toning. Circular flute-edged paper state seal present and attractive at upper left; below this Strong signs, bold and nice. Docketing on verso. Governor Strong names Josiah Little a justice of the peace for Essex County. Quite attractive.