Founding Father of the United States (1730-1796) who is one of only five men to sign both the Articles of Confederation and the Constitution of the United States, and is the cousin to Charles Carroll of Carrollton, a signer of the Declaration of Independence.
Washington City Canal lottery ticket, 4 x 1.75, signed “D. Carroll of Duon”, in full:
“This ticket will entitle the Possesser to such Prize as may be drawn to its Number, in Lottery No. 1, for cutting the Canal through the City of Washington, to the Eastern-Branch Harbour.” Signed at the conclusion by Carroll.
In very good condition, expected age wear.