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Collection Reference Number GLC06313.04.035
From Archive Folder Aaron Hobart Collection 
Title Albert Smith to Aaron Hobart regarding papers relating to a theft
Date 1 April 1814
Author Smith, Albert (1763-1823)  
Recipient Hobart, Aaron  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Albert Smith has sent the papers by Albert (his son) with his signature and would like Hobart to finish them and mail "them in a neat package" by Monday. The papers were in regard to Smith being replaced as a "collector," probably of taxes. He was earlier accused of stealing $20,000 in public funds (see GLC06313.034)
Subjects Crime  Forgery and Fraud  Law  Taxes or Taxation  Government and Civics  
People Smith, Albert (1763-1823)  Hobart, Aaron (1787-1858)  Smith, Albert Mrs (fl. 1814)  Hobart, Maria (fl. 1813-1818)  
Place written Providence, Rhode Island
Theme Government & Politics; Banking & Economics; Law
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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