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Adams, Edward (fl. 1765-1772) [Obligation to James Pitts & Thomas Flucker]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.09043 Author/Creator: Adams, Edward (fl. 1765-1772) Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Autograph document signed Date: 10 July 1767 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Promise from Adams to deliver particular goods for Pitts and Flucker to sell.

People: Pitts, James, fl. 1767.
Flucker, Thomas, 1719-1783.
Adams, Edward, fl. 1765-1772.

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Keywords/Subjects: Merchants and Trade, Commerce, Contract, Finance

Sub Era: Road to Revolution