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Green, William (fl. 1792) to unknown

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.05686 Author/Creator: Green, William (fl. 1792) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript letter Date: 2 November 1792 Pagination: 2 p. : docket ; 32.5 x 20.2 cm.

Summary of Content: Reaffirms his previous offer to secure the payment of $50,000 by three yearly installments. Declares that this arrangement is "unexceptionable." Possibly written to William Duer, as Green adds that he has already written to General Knox on the subject of the security. Writes, "...you will also have the goodness to recollect the propriety of Employing great caution in negotiations that are so materially to affect the fate of myself & family." Noted as a copy.

People: Green, William, fl. 1792

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: ContractDebtFinanceRevolutionary War GeneralLand TransactionChildren and Family

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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