- Hancock, John (1737-1793)
Hancock, John (1737-1793)
This collection is stored at Firestone Library and Firestone Library.
This collection is stored onsite at Firestone Library. Boxes 18-19, 21-22, 36-38, and 47
are stored in special vault facilities.
Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room
Collection Creator: De Coppet, Andre, 1892-1953..
Dates: 1765 April 5-1784 February 20.
Extent: 1 folder
Collection is open for research use. Researchers may be required to use surrogates of
collection items stored in special vault facilities.
Hancock was an American politician best known for being the first to sign the United States Declaration of Independence. He served as President of the Second Continental Congress and of the Congress of the Confederation, as well as the first Governor of Massachusetts.
Hancock, John (1737-1793); 1765 April 5-1784 February 20; Andre De Coppet Collection, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.