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Bradford, Alden (1765-1843) to Henry Knox

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.09930 Author/Creator: Bradford, Alden (1765-1843) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript letter Date: circa 12 October 1795-1806 Pagination: 1 p. : address ; 24.4 x 18.3 cm.

Summary of Content: Thanks Knox for his letter and mentions a grant to the Judge Probate and asks for Knox's assistance in obtaining a position. Year of creation unknown.

People: Bradford, Alden, 1765-1843
Knox, Henry, 1750-1806

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Office Seeker

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

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