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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.07974
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0156] July-December 1805 
Title Alden Bradford to Henry Knox recommending two man as Justices of the Peace
Date 12 October 1805
Author Bradford, Alden (1765-1843)  
Recipient Knox, Henry  
Document Type Correspondence; Government document
Content Description Recommends John Merrick of Hallowell, Maine, for a Justice of the Peace commission. Also suggests Jonathan Ellis of Topsham for a Special Justice position. Explains their qualifications.
Subjects Government and Civics  Office Seeker  Judiciary  Letter of Introduction or Recommendation  
People Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  Bradford, Alden (1765-1843)  Merrick, John (1766-1862)  Ellis, Jonathan (fl. 1805)  
Place written Wiscasset, Maine
Theme Government & Politics; Law
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859