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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.06822
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0131] July-September 1796 
Title Ebenezer Stevens to Henry Knox regarding the sale of Knox's lime
Date 23 September 1796
Author Stevens, Ebenezer (1751-1823)  
Recipient Knox, Henry  
Document Type Correspondence; Business and financial document
Content Description Writes that he has been unable to convince buyers that Knox's lime is as high in quality as the lime from Rhode Island, and provides the price he has been able to secure for Knox's lime. Discusses financial arrangements with Mr. [possibly Nicholas] Hoffman. Asks that Knox send him any more lime he has as soon as possible.
Subjects Industry  Merchants and Trade  Commerce  Finance  
People Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  Stevens, Ebenezer (1751-1823)  Hoffman, Nicholas (1736-1800)  
Place written New York, New York
Theme Merchants & Commerce; Industry
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859