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Ogden, Samuel (1746-1810) to Henry Knox

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.06057 Author/Creator: Ogden, Samuel (1746-1810) Place Written: Newark, New Jersey Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 7 March 1794 Pagination: 1 p. : address : docket ; 23 x 18.8 cm.

Summary of Content: Describes the purchase of lands (possibly in Maine) from Colonel [probably Benjamin] Walker. Also mentions the potential land sale to Mr. [William] Duer. Verifies whether the agreement suits Knox and asks for permission to sign the deed on his behalf. He and his wife send their regards to Knox and his family.

People: Knox, Henry, 1750-1806
Ogden, Samuel, 1746-1810
Walker, Benjamin, 1753-1818
Knox, Lucy Flucker, 1756-1824
Duer, William, 1747-1799
Ogden, Euphemia Morris, 1754-1818

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Revolutionary War GeneralLand TransactionWaldo PatentFinanceContract

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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