Edward Smith letter to John Hatley Norton, 1789 December 1

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Edward Smith letter to John Hatley Norton, 1789 December 1

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Edward Smith letter to John Hatley Norton, dated December 1, 1789. Smith writes to request Norton pay him the balance due on his account which he needs to pay Mr. Milton.

Identifier

MS1936.3.2055
Folder 199

Text

[Recto]

Dr Sir

I presented you with an acct some
time ago, where a balance of £2..3..8 is due
me ~ I shall be very much oblgd. to you to
let me have it, as I am this day to be called
on by Mr. Milton for more Money than I am
provided with ~ If you think it necessary I will
again draw off the particulars of the acot.

I am respecty
yr. obt. svt.
Edwd. Smith

December 1st. 1789.

most of the within Balance settled wth Thomas Orr [illegible] some Time since

[Verso]

John H. Norton Esqr.

Edw. Smith
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Ink on paper

Citation

Smith, Edward, “Edward Smith letter to John Hatley Norton, 1789 December 1,” John Norton & Sons Papers, John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, accessed February 5, 2023, https://rocklibnorton.omeka.net/items/show/2055.