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Ward, Joseph (fl. 1787) [to Henry Jackson, Current prices of public securities]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.03622 Author/Creator: Ward, Joseph (fl. 1787) Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Autograph document signed Date: 26 July 1787 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 18.5 x 15.2 cm.

Summary of Content: Lists the prices for public securities, including those from the loan office, those issued by Colonel Timothy Pickering and the Massachusetts state office. Originally enclosed with GLC02437.03626. Docketed by Henry Knox.

People: Jackson, Henry, 1747-1809
Ward, Joseph, fl. 1787
Pickering, Timothy, 1745-1829

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: FinanceEconomics

Sub Era: Creating a New Government

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