His Excellency Should Cause Me to be Arrested, Etc., Etc.

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Date August 27, 1798
Author Name Winthrop Sargent (primary) Location: Louisville
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Sargent provides exhaustive, and legible, details regarding an incident in which His Excellency caused him to be arrested for his own suit for the sum of two thousand dollars which are professed to be damages inflicted by the Ohio Company.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Partially illegible.
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Related Persons/Groups Colonel Samuel Hodgdon; Winthrop Sargent; Governor; Arthur Saint Clair Ohio Company; Richard Platt; Colonel Talsmadge; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Louisville; rapids of the Ohio River; Mississippi Territory; Philadelphia; Cincinnati; ;
Keywords embarrassments; boat; arrested; certificate; land; power of attorney; receipts; military warrants; ;
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