An Act making Provision for the Debt of the United States. New York: Francis Childs and John Swaine, 4 August 1790, signed and certified on a covering sheet dated 28 August 1790. Counter-signed by Netherlands diplomat F. P. Van Berckel. Printed signatures of George Washington, Vice-president John Adams and House Speaker Frederick Augustus Muhlenberg. Together 8 pages, 4to, bound with ribbon along left edge, paper seal of State Department at top left, Netherlands seal at lower left" /> JEFFERSON, Thomas (1743-1826), <I>President</I>. Document signed ("Th: Jefferson"), as Secretary of State, a certified copy of <I>An Act making Provision for the Debt of the United States</I>. New York: Francis Childs and John Swaine, 4 August 1790, signed and certified on a covering sheet dated 28 August 1790. Counter-signed by Netherlands diplomat F. P. Van Berckel. Printed signatures of George Washington, Vice-president John Adams and House Speaker Frederick Augustus Muhlenberg. <I>Together 8 pages, 4to, bound with ribbon along left edge, paper seal of State Department at top left, Netherlands seal at lower left</I> | Christie's