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Pendleton, Edmund (1721-1803) to Robert Beverley re: discussion of lands and speculators

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00099.155 Author/Creator: Pendleton, Edmund (1721-1803) Place Written: Edmundsbury Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 20 July 1790 Pagination: 1 p. 25 x 20 cm

Summary of Content: Discusses lands, ownership, and affairs of several Virginia companies formed to speculate in the west. U.S. Treasury


Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: LawLand TransactionWestward ExpansionFinanceGovernment and CivicsEconomics

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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