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George Wythe letter to John Norton, merchant of London, England. Wythe writes to thank Norton for the estimate of goods and states that he will be unable to purchase most or any of them because of the expenses. Wythe also writes that Norton's son,…

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William Anderson letter to John Norton of London, England. Anderson writes that he has shipped 35 hogsheads of tobacco on joint account with John Hatley Norton. Anderson notes that the bundle sent by Norton has arrived and the pieces of Cambrick have…

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Lists of goods for the estate of Edward Ambler and for Mary Ambler sent by Robert Carter Nicholas with his letter of June 16, 1772 to John Norton, merchant of London, England.

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List of books sent by Robert Carter Nicholas with his letter of June 16, 1772.

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Robert Carter Nicholas, Treasurer of Virginia, letter to John Norton, merchant of London, England. Nicholas writes concerning the currency issue, shipping tobacco for Edward Ambler's estate and to let Norton know that his son and daughter-in-law are…

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Invoice of Max Calvert issued to John Clayton for shipping charges and duties on a pipe of wine from Madeira. Clayton forwarded this invoice to John Hatley Norton with his letter of June 13, 1772.

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Bill of lading for one pipe of wine shipped by Lamar, Hill and Bisset, from the Road of Funchal, Madeira, Portugal to John Clayton, Gloucester County, Virginia, aboard the Peggy commanded by James Maxwell. This was forwarded to John Hatley Norton by…

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John Clayton letter to John Hatley Norton, merchant of Yorktown, Virginia. Clayton writes concering a pipe of wine he ordered in error and request Norton expedite the shipment of his other goods. Clayton sent the bill of lading and bill for the…

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George Wythe's order for books and a robe sent with his letter of May 29, 1772, to John Norton, merchant of London, England.

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George Wythe letter to John Norton, merchant of London, England. Wythe writes concerning the estate of the late Lieutenant Governor of Virginia, Francis Fauquier's estate and his order for Madeira wine. Enclosed with this letter was an invoice for…

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Thomas Everard letter to John Norton, merchant of London, England. Everard writes concerning James Horrock's health and his salary as commissary. Everard expresses his concern that Horrocks won't recover, in which case, he would like Norton to assist…

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John Randolph letter to John Norton, merchant of London, England. Randolph writes concerning his debt to Norton and to let Norton know he is to pay the bookseller John Worrall for the law books.

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Robert Carter Nicholas, Treasurer of Virginia, letter to John Norton, merchant of London, England. Nicholas writes concerning some bills of exchange to be placed to the credit of the Treasury and about the sinking of the Planter, commanded by Captain…

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Prosser & Trents letter to John Norton, merchant of London, England concerning the shipment of tobacco and their draft on Norton payable to James Maury.

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John Carter, Williamsburg merchant, letter to John Norton, merchant of London, England. Carter writes that he has no tobacco to ship though he hopes to have some in the spring. He also wrote that he was sending John Hatley Norton's draft to be placed…

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John Carter, Williamsburg merchant, letter to John Norton, merchant of London, England. Carter writes that he has no tobacco to ship though he hopes to have some in the spring. He also wrote that he was sending John Hatley Norton's draft to be placed…

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Courtenay Norton letter to her son, John Hatley Norton. Norton writes that she has sent him a few items by Mr. Powel; hopes he is well and that his wife will take good care of him; his uncle is ill; she is well and his sister is sending a work bag…

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Robert Clark Jacob letter to John Norton & Son, merchants of London, England. Jacob writes that he is inclosing an invoice for goods and a bill of exchange to cover the expense. This letter is a copy of the letter he sent on February 3rd.

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David Jameson, merchant of York County, Virginia letter to John Norton, merchant of London, England. Jameson writes to ask Norton to transfer 16 pounds, 19 shillings and 2 pence from his account to Captain Sargent's. Jameson also mentions that…

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Robert Carter Nicholas, Treasurer of Virginia, letter to John Norton, merchant of London, England. Nicholas writes concerning the procurement of copper coinage for Virginia and to send a bill of Mr. Barraud's which is to be credited to the Treasury.

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Account of John Norton with John Cobb for various items including hair, cauls, thread and other hairdressing supplies.

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Robert Carter Nicholas, Treasurer of Virginia, letter to John Norton, merchant of London, England. Nicholas writes that John Ballendine has been dispatched to England to study canal building. Ballendine was engaged to open extend the navigation of…

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Robert Carter Nicholas, Treasurer of Virginia, letter to John Norton, merchant of London, England. Nicholas writes concerning Virgininia's efforts to procure copper money for use in the colony.

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John Perks & Company, merchants of Bristol, England, letter to John Hatley Norton, merchant of Yorktown, Virginia concerning the sale and shipment of tobacco.

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Courtenay Norton letter to her son, John Hatley Norton. Norton writes to congratulate her son on his marriage to Sarah Ann Nicholas, daughter of Virginia treasurer, Robert Carter Nicholas. Norton also writes that she hasn't receive a letter recently…

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Robert Miller, Bursar of the College of William and Mary, letter to John Norton, merchant of London, England. Miller writes concerning the shipping of the College's tobacco and to forward the president's (John Camm) regards.

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Bill of lading for one hogshead of tobacco shipped by John Hatley Norton, from the York River, to John Norton & Son in London, aboard the Greenvale commanded by John Bowie.

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Bill of lading for two parcels of merchandize shipped by John Norton & Son, from the River Thames, to John Hatley Norton in Yorktown, Virginia, aboard the Virginia commanded by Moses Robertson.

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Archibald de Govan letter to John Norton & Son, merchants of London, England. Govan writes to inform Norton & Son that he has shipped 2 hogsheads of tobacco and to request a number of articles from them including buckles, prints, hose and shoes.

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John Tazewell letter to John Norton & Son, merchants of London, England. Tazewell writes concerning the chaise he ordered in his previous letter.

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Frances Norton letter to her brother, John Hatley Norton, merchant of Yorktown, Virginia. Norton writes about the death of Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg, mother of George III. Norton also writes concerning the tall tales circulated in…

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David Jameson, merchant of York County, Virginia, to John Norton, merchant of London, England concerning the shipment of tobacco and a bill in favor of William Reynolds. This letter is a copy.

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David Jameson, merchant of York County, Virginia, to John Norton, merchant of London, England concerning the shipment of tobacco and a bill in favor of William Reynolds.

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Robert Carter Nicholas letter to John Norton & Sons, merchants of London, England. Nicholas writes about the draft he has drawn for Lord Dunmore and to inform Norton that he has sent bills via John Tazewell to be placed to the account of the…

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John Tazewell letter to John Norton, merchant of London, England. Tazewell writes to order a chaise.

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Robert Carter Nicholas letter to John Norton & Son, merchants of London, England. Nicholas writes that he has drawn on them for £200 payable to Virginia's governor, Lord Dunmore, to be taken from the account of the Treasury.

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William Anderson letter to John Norton, merchant of London, England. Anderson requests his goods missing from the Juno and sends an invoice for goods to be delivered in August or September.

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Invoice of goods sent by Robert Clark Jacob with his letter of February 3, 1772 to John Norton & Son. The invoice lists various goods desired by Jacob including textiles, saddlery, hoes and tea.

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Robert Clark Jacob letter to John Norton & Son, merchants of London, England. Jacob writes that he is inclosing an invoice for goods and a bill of exchange to cover the expense.

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Thomas Everard letter to John Norton, merchant of London, England. Norton writes that he has not heard from his son-in-law, Mr. Horrocks for some time, and to congratulate Norton on the marriage of his son, John Hatley Norton to Sarah Ann Nicholas.

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Bill of lading for one hogshead of tobacco shipped by Jacob Wray, from the York River, to John Norton & Son in London, aboard the Neptune commanded by Archibald White.

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Bill of lading for four hogsheads of tobacco shipped by Thomas Walker, from the York River, to John Norton & Son in London, aboard the Neptune commanded by Archibald White.

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Bill of lading for one hogshead of tobacco shipped by John Walker, from the York River, to John Norton & Son in London, aboard the Neptune commanded by Archibald White.

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Bill of lading for two hogsheads of tobacco shipped by William Trebell, from the York River, to John Norton & Son in London, aboard the Neptune commanded by Archibald White.

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Bill of lading for three hogsheads of tobacco shipped by Francis Tomkies, from the York River, to John Norton & Son in London, aboard the Neptune commanded by Archibald White.

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Bill of lading for two hogsheads of tobacco shipped by Kemp Plummer, from the York River, to John Norton & Son in London, aboard the Neptune commanded by Archibald White.

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Bill of lading for nine hogsheads of tobacco shipped by Throckmorton & Whiting, from the York River, to John Norton & Son in London, aboard the Neptune commanded by Archibald White.

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Bill of lading for one hogshead of tobacco shipped by John Throkmorton, from the York River, to John Norton & Son in London, aboard the Neptune commanded by Archibald White.

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Bill of lading for two hogsheads of tobacco shipped by William Thompson, from the York River, to John Norton & Son in London, aboard the Neptune commanded by Archibald White.

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Bill of lading for two hogsheads of tobacco shipped by Henry Skyring, from the York River, to John Norton & Son in London, aboard the Neptune commanded by Archibald White.
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