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Knox, Henry (1750-1806) [Bond between Henry Knox, Henry Jackson, Benjamin Lincoln and Benjamin Pickman]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.10334 Author/Creator: Knox, Henry (1750-1806) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 3 April 1799 Pagination: 2 p. ; 38.7 x 23.9 cm.

Knox, Jackson, and Lincoln are "firmly bound" to pay Pickman twelve thousand dollars. Contains details of their obligation. Partially printed. Docketed by Knox with the copied signatures of Lincoln and Jackson.

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