Robert Carter Nicholas letter to John Norton & Son, 1771 March 8

Title

Robert Carter Nicholas letter to John Norton & Son, 1771 March 8

Subject

Nicholas, Robert Carter, 1728-1780 -- Correspondence
Stuart, John, 1718-1779
Merchants -- England -- London -- Correspondence

Description

Letter from Robert Carter Nicholas, treasurer of the colony of Virginia, to John Norton & Son, requesting payment to John Stuart, Superintendant of Indian Affairs in the Southern District.

Source

John Norton and Sons Papers, MS 1936.3

Publisher

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

Date

1771-03-08

Identifier

MS1936.3.413
Folder 37

Text

Page 1

Williamsburg in Virga. 8th. March
1771.

Gentlemen.

By my Letter of this Date I have de:
sired the favour of you to pay to the Honble John
Stuart, Superintendent of Indian Affairs in our Southern
District, or to his Order the Sum of one hundred & eighty
three Pounds, nineteen Shillings & four Pence Ster.g,
I have only to repeat my Request that you will be
pleased to give due Honour to his Draught for that
Sum & am

Gentlemen,
Yr. mo. obt. Sert.
Ro. C. Nicholas

to
Messrs. Norton & Son.

Address leaf

Virga. 8th March 1771
R.C. Nicholas
Rec'd ye 23d July

Ansd the August Ex'd
P Anderson

Original Format

Ink on paper

Files

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Citation

Nicholas, Robert Carter, 1728-1780, “Robert Carter Nicholas letter to John Norton & Son, 1771 March 8,” John Norton & Sons Papers, John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, accessed May 23, 2018, http://rocklibnorton.omeka.net/items/show/413.