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Collection Reference Number GLC06313.04.178
From Archive Folder Aaron Hobart Collection 
Title C.H. Warren to Aaron Hobart regarding petitions and an estate sale
Date 25 March 1822
Author Warren, C.H. (fl. 1822)  
Recipient Hobart, Aaron  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Inquires about a petition "for a bounty upon a fishing vessel" for Leonard Hammond. Indicates that he wrote to the Postmaster General about his late uncle's accounts and his hope to use proceeds from a real estate sale to settle them. Makes a comment about private petitions in a democracy.
Subjects American Statesmen  Politics  Government and Civics  Congress  Finance  Debt  Post Office  Petition  Maritime  Land Transaction  Estate  
People Warren, C.H. (fl. 1822)  Hobart, Aaron (1787-1858)  
Place written New Bedford, Massachusetts
Theme Government & Politics; Banking & Economics; Naval & Maritime
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859