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Collection Reference Number GLC05698.03
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1783 
Title Arthur St. Clair to Sylvanus Bourne regarding a business deal in which they were both involved
Date 11 June 1783
Author St. Clair, Arthur (1737-1818)  
Recipient Bourne, Sylvanus  
Document Type Correspondence; Business and financial document
Content Description Written by Major General St. Clair to Bourne. References Bourne's previous letter. Has left it at home, which has kept him from replying as particularly as he wanted. Letter deals with a business transaction the two made previously with a Mrs. Bayard. Says he has no recollection of the conveyances he mentions, but says he does not doubt their authenticity. Mentions how payments should be made. Says he will be a better correspondent as his army duties are about to cease. Relates information on his family. Free frank is signature "Genl. St. Clair."
Subjects Revolutionary War  Revolutionary War General  Business and Finance  Finance  Women's History  
Place written Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Theme Women in American History; Merchants & Commerce; The American Revolution
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859