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Clarke, Joseph (fl. 1773-1774) to Henry Knox

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.00069 Author/Creator: Clarke, Joseph (fl. 1773-1774) Place Written: Northampton, Massachusetts Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1 June 1773 Pagination: 1p. +addr.+docket. 20.9 cm. x 16.8 cm.

Summary of Content: Discusses an order for books and quills. Seeks an explanation for the increase in price for a book, Leland's "View of Deistical Writers." Inquires about his request that Knox acquire some snuff for him, even though he knows Knox does not deal in that item in his regular business.

People: Clarke, Joseph, fl. 1773-1774
Knox, Henry, 1750-1806

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Book SellingMerchants and TradeCommerceFinanceReligionLiterature and Language ArtsTobacco and Smoking

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

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