Whipple, Oliver (1744-1813) to Henry Knox
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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.00105 Author/Creator: Whipple, Oliver (1744-1813) Place Written: Portsmouth, New Hampshire Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 17 December 1773 Pagination: 1p. +addr.+docket. 18.1 cm. x 15 cm.
Discusses activity in trying to settle a debt owed to Knox by Robert Fowle and Daniel Fowle. Mentions the possibility of holding "them to Bail at our next Court." Whipple was serving as Robert Fowle's lawyer, but a post script indicates that he is no longer empowered to transact business for Fowle. For previous discussions of their debt see GLC02437.00064, GLC02437.00097, and GLC02437.00102. Robert Fowle worked as a printer and publisher in Portsmouth and Exeter, New Hampshire until 1777.
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