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Box of Books from London

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CollectionRhode Island Historical Society: US Custon House Providence Records view image
Document Information
Date June 3, 1796
Author Name Jeremiah Olney (primary) Location: Custom House, District of Providence
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Olney informs McHenry that on the Sloop "Venus," he will receive the box of books shipped from London on the "Lydia." Captain Allen of the "Lydia" charges no freight so McHenry will only have to pay the freight from Providence to Philadelphia.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Partially illegible.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Jeremiah Olney; Captain Zachary Allen; Jeremiah Brown, Master; ;
Related Places District of Providence; Philadelphia; London; ;
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