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Paying for the Sloop

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CollectionLibrary of Congress: Samuel Hodgdon Letterbook, 1798-99 view image
Document Information
Date June 1, 1798
Author Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name John Steel (primary)
Summary Hodgdon is puzzled as to how to resolve the question of how to pay for the sloop purchased by Mr. DeButts who seeks an advance from the United States.
Document Format Author's Letterbook Copy
Document Notes Partially illegible.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups John Steel; Samuel Hodgdon; Mr. DeButts; Auditor; ;
Related Places Philadelphia;
Keywords sloop; true value of the vessel; injury of the United States.;
Key Phrases [not available]

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