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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.09870
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0154] July-December 1804 
Title Henry Jackson to Henry Knox about house building and requests lime
Date 28 October 1804
Author Jackson, Henry (1747-1809)  
Recipient Knox, Henry  
Document Type Correspondence; Business and financial document
Content Description Discusses his house building business. Notes he is in the process of purchasing materials and engaging his mechanics to work on his buildings. Requests 200,000 to 300,000 bricks of lime from Knox. Describes the type and style of houses he wishes to build and his desire to use the best material.
Subjects Building Construction  Industry  
People Jackson, Henry (1747-1809)  Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
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