Robert Carter Nicholas letter to John Norton & Son, 1771 July 6
Williamsburg 6th. July 1771
I send you inclosed sundry Bills of Excha. Amg.
as p List. £213.. st.g, which, when paid, you'll be pleased
to place to the Credit of the Estate of our late Gover:
nor Lord Botetourt.
I have before desired the favour of you
to insure 30 Hhds of Mr. Edward Ambler's Estates'
Tobo. & 26 of my own by Capt. Goosley, who I under:
stand will leave his Moorings in a few Days.
your J.H.N is up the Country, & I
believe is very well. I am with much Esteem
Yr. affte. & mo. obt. Servt.
Ro. C. Nicholas
Messrs. John Norton & Son
Virginia 6 July 1771
Robt C. Nicholas
Rec'd: 14 Augt: 1771 Ex'd
Ansd the 31st. Augst.