Hancock, John, 1737-1793
- Existence: 1737 - 1793
John Hancock was an American merchant, statesman, and prominent Patriot of the American Revolution. He served as president of the Second Continental Congress and was the first and third Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Business letter from George Hayley to John Hancock regarding an account against him of 628.7.1 pounds.
Signature of John Hancock on a Faeuil Hall lottery ticket.
"Resolution of Congress, addressed to the the Convention of New Jersey, in relation to forming two battalions with the form of enlistment, written and signed by Charles Thom(p)son and John Hancock. Endorsed: Minutes of the Continental Congress respecting the Jersey Battalion."
United States Continental Congress resolution commending Antoine Felix Wiebert to General Washington for employment as an engineer. Signed by John Hancock as President of Congress.