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Collection Reference Number GLC02794.137
From Archive Folder Tobias Lear papers 
Title Ahmet Caramanli to George Davis thanking him for his aid
Date 17 March 1809
Author Caramanli, Ahmet (fl. 1808-1809)  
Recipient Davis, George  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Sidi Ahmet thanks Davis for his aid "for which myself, family and nation, must ever [inserted: feel &] pay you the homage of our eternal thanks." He also "conceived that more strongly to cement the good understanding you have brought about between my brother [Jusuf Bashaw Caramanli] and myself, and to evidence to him the full confidence his generosity towards me has excited, to expedite my son the bearer hereof to Tripoli . . . ." (Letter #20 in bound volume.)
Subjects Global History and Civics  Government and Civics  Diplomacy  Barbary Coast  Barbary Pirates  Barbary Wars  Africa  Pirates  Children and Family  
People Caramanli, Ahmet (fl. 1808-1809)  Davis, George (fl. 1803-1811)  
Place written Malta
Theme Foreign Affairs; Government & Politics; Children & Family
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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