Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Pennsylvania (1719–1806) who, having been born in Ulster, was one of eight signers born in Great Britain. Lengthy manuscript document signed “Ja Smith” one page, 8 x 12, January 1786. Lengthy autograph legal document.
The Smith signature was removed and then silked, with partial edge separation to right side of signature.
This autograph was originally part of one of the esteemed limited edition sets of American Statesmen.