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Crane, John (1744-1805) [Bill]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.08625 Author/Creator: Crane, John (1744-1805) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript document signed Date: circa 1 March 1789 Pagination: 1 p. : address ; 21.2 x 20.1 cm.

Summary of Content: List of items Henry Knox bought from the firm Watson Willet & Co. listed by date from 1 December 1788 to 28 February 1789. Noted by John Crane as having received the contents on behalf of the firm.

People: Crane, John, 1744-1805
Knox, Henry, 1750-1806
Watson Willett & Co., fl. 1789

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: FinanceMerchants and TradeCommerce

Sub Era: Creating a New Government

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