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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.00088
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0007] June-December 1773 
Title John Murray to Henry Knox about an order of books and the whereabouts of David McClure
Date 27 July 1773
Author Murray, John (1742-1793)  
Recipient Knox, Henry  
Document Type Correspondence; Business and financial document
Content Description Expresses some displeasure with Knox's service, but since Murray was able to correct the problem, he has decided to place a new order for books. Also asks where he can reach the Rev'd David McClure, who was then returning from missionary work with the Delaware Indians in a town on the Muskingum River in Ohio (see GLC02437.00015, GLC02437.00032 and GLC02437.00086). Murray was pastor of the church at Boothbay, in the province of the Massachusetts Bay.
Subjects Book Selling  American Indian History  Religion  Finance  Merchants and Trade  Commerce  
People Murray, John (1742-1793)  Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  McClure, David (1748-1820)  
Place written Boothbay, Maine
Theme Merchants & Commerce; Native Americans; Religion
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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