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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.06234
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0124] October-December 1794 
Title Advice on the price of land from Joseph Peirce to Henry Knox
Date 3 November 1794
Author Peirce, Joseph (1745-1828)  
Recipient Knox, Henry  
Document Type Business and financial document; Land transaction document
Content Description Discusses land deals and mortgages. Mentions a piece of land being offered to Knox for $2,250. Notes he believes the price is high and recommends Knox offers $1000. Says he has been ill and confined to the house but it is election day and he intends to vote. Marked as private on the address leaf.
Subjects Land Transaction  Mortgage  Finance  Election  Health and Medical  Government and Civics  
People Peirce, Joseph (1745-1828)  Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Place written Boston, Massachusetts
Theme Government & Politics; Merchants & Commerce
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859