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Carroll, Daniel (1730-1796) to unknown re: regarding bill of lading, state debts question

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02470.08 Author/Creator: Carroll, Daniel (1730-1796) Place Written: New York, NY Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1790/04/04 Pagination: 1 p. + docket 24.3 x 19.3 cm

Background Information: Signer of the U.S. Constitution.

People: Carroll, Daniel, 1730-1796

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Assumption of State DebtFinanceGovernment and CivicsEconomics

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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