Account of Dealings with Rinker and Shaffer;

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Manning Collection, RG217 view image
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Date May 23, 1796
Author Name Christian Hubbert (primary) Location: Northern Liberties
Recipient Name William Simmons (primary)
Summary Facts pertaining to land warrant Issued by Mr. Stagg and stopped by Simmons. May relate to conflict between Hubbert and "that infamous rogue" Rinker. Describes the history between himself, Rinker, and Shaffer. Hubbert is accused of being part of their scheme, but maintains his innocence.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes See also Unknown to John Steele, November 21, 1796. Top third of image one goes with bottom two thirds of image two, and vice versa.
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Related Persons/Groups William Simmons; Christian Hubbert; John Stagg; Rinker; infamous rogue; gang; constable; Squire Weaver; John Shaffer; John Schaffer; Rinker's mother; James Rinker; Hubbard; Alberman Baker; Secretary of War; Audebert; John Connor; clerk; prosecution; Wright; large family; Mayers; Squire Morris; militia; ;
Related Places Northern Liberties; territory; gaol; jail; Race Street; Swan; prison; Shaffer's house; Philadelphia; Transfer Office; Land Office; ;
Keywords land warrant; falsehood; execution; debts; hansom transactions; bail; indemnify; property; obligation; letter; large number of names; claim against the United States; claim; warrants; false oaths; papers; pay; swore; settlement; Western Expedition; ;
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