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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.08043
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0158] July-December 1806 
Title Henry Knox to James Malcom asking Malcolm to perform a land survey [incomplete]
Date 10 October 1806
Author Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Recipient Malcom, James  
Document Type Correspondence; Land transaction document
Content Description Unsigned, but handwriting suggests the author is Henry Knox. Invites Malcom to perform a survey of lands Knox sold to Mr. [Israel] Thorndike, Mr. Sears, and Mr. Prescot. Adds that a Mr. [Lothrop] Lewis will be performing a survey on behalf of Thorndike, Sears and Prescot. Insists that the survey be performed with "the most perfect accuracy." Describes the details of the survey.
Subjects Land Transaction  Boundary or Property Dispute  Surveying  Waldo Patent  
People Malcom, James (fl. 1794-1806)  Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  Thorndike, Israel (1755-1832)  
Theme Science, Technology, Invention; Merchants & Commerce; Law
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859