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John Hancock Correspondence

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0032

Scope and Contents

This letter from March 24, 1791 to Henry Knox discusses Hancock's sending two quintals of fish to be shipped from Boston to Philadelphia.


  • Creation: 1791


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1 Leaves : Barrowed! ; 19 x 23 cm.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of William H. Daniel in 1937 or 1938.

Physical Description

This item is barrowed.

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Repository Details

Part of the Washington and Lee University, University Library Special Collections and Archives Repository

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