Champion Travis letter to John Norton and Son, 1770 November 8

Title

Champion Travis letter to John Norton and Son, 1770 November 8

Subject

Travis, Champion -- Correspondence
John Norton & Sons
Merchants -- England -- London -- Correspondence
Tobacco industry -- England -- London
Tobacco industry -- Virginia

Description

Champion Travis letter to John Norton & Son, merchants of London, England and Yorktown, Virginia. Travis requests insurance for his shipment of tobacco.

Creator

Travis, Champion

Source

John Norton and Sons Papers, MS 1936.3

Publisher

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Date

1770-11-08

Identifier

MS1936.3.390
Folder 35

Text

Page 1

Gentlemen

I make no doubt but by this
you have received on my account by Capt.
Goosly four Hogsheads of Tobacco on presumti-
on of wich I have drawn for Forty Pounds
in favour of Mr James Cock which I hope
you will Honour

Yours
Champion Travis

November 8 1770

Address leaf

To
Mr John Norton & Son
London

Virg. 8 Novr. 1770
Champn. Travis
Rd. 31 Decr. Exd

Ansd the 9th March 1771
p Goosley

Original Format

Ink on paper

Files

MS1936-03-390-001.jpg
MS1936-03-390-002.jpg

Citation

Travis, Champion, “Champion Travis letter to John Norton and Son, 1770 November 8,” John Norton & Sons Papers, John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, accessed February 19, 2018, http://rocklibnorton.omeka.net/items/show/390.