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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.03230
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0077] January-August 1786 
Title Copy of an appeal for bail money on behalf of Samuel Shaw
Date 7 January 1786
Author Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Additional authors Ogden, Samuel (1746-1810); Shaw, Samuel (1754-1794)
Recipient Fullerton, Alexander  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Clerical copy of GLC02437.03231, written in the hand of Samuel Shaw with clerical signatures of Knox and Samuel Ogden, both in Shaw's hand. Note written regarding Samuel Shaw, who is the "defendant in an action brought against him by Mr. John Holber, in Philadelphia." Requests that Mr. Fullerton take over Shaw's bail from Mr. Robert Morris, with the guarantee that the money will be repaid by Ogden and Knox to Fullerton and anyone who helps Fullerton acquire the money.
Subjects Finance  Debt  Law  Revolutionary War General  
People Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  Ogden, Samuel (1746-1810)  Shaw, Samuel (1754-1794)  Fullerton, Alexander (fl. 1785-1787)  Holber, John (fl. 1785)  
Theme Law
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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