Private Conference with Merchants, Etc.

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Date August 24, 1800
Author Name Benjamin Hodgdon (primary) Location: Alexandria
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Benjamin has arrived safely in Alexandria and visited a third party in jail. Relates to a vessel and business. However, no one can now talk to the imprisoned man without the jailer being present.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Largely illegible.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; Benjamin Hodgdon, Jr.; Mayor; merchant; jailer; Mr. Condy; Mr. Lee; Wolcot; his wife's father; Judge Washington; Mama; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Alexandria;
Keywords jail; vessel; business; property; irons; letter; security; crisis; ;
Key Phrases obliged to converse with him thro' a hole in the Door of his prison;
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