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Allen, Jeremiah (fl. 1782) to Sam White

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01450.562 Author/Creator: Allen, Jeremiah (fl. 1782) Place Written: Paris, France Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 26 October 1782 Pagination: 2 p. : address : docket ; 21.4 x 16.8 cm

Summary of Content: Has been "employ'd delivering letters, seeing plays operas &c" in Paris. Also reports "there are a number of English gentleman here, but for what purpose I know not." Asks White concerning his financial affairs in Nantes. Hears that "our Captain Barry has taken a number of prizes." Addressed to White at the house of "Mr. Williams" in Nantes. Seal in very good condition.

People: Allen, Jeremiah, fl. 1782
White, Sam, fl. 1782

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: FranceRevolutionary WarGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyArt, Music, Theater, and FilmNavyMaritimeMilitary HistoryPrivateering

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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