Sober, Industrious, & Active Men

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Date September 17, 1794
Author Name Joseph Eastburn (primary)
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary)
Summary If more artificers are wanted, Eastburn recommends two Johns, Langdon and Barras, who are known to be sober, industrious, and active men.
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; Joseph Eastburn;
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Transcription Note from Mr East
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of Septem 1794
[editor's note: "102" handwritten and circled]
[editor's note: stamped "Received from State Dep't. Nov. 24, 1894. R.P.O. 401310."]
Major Hodgson
Honored Sir
if there shold be more artificers wanted than you have already ingaged will you please to permit me to recommend John Langdon and John Barras who I know to be sober industryous active men and likely to be very usefull
from your humble Servant
Joseph Eastburn
To Major Hodgson
Septemr 17 1794