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George Read letter to Henry Clark


Held at: University of Delaware Library Special Collections [Contact Us]181 South College Avenue, Newark, DE 19717-5267

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Overview and metadata sections

Handwritten letter from Delaware lawyer and signer of the Constitution, George Read, to Henry Clark, detailing a case involving a deposition over the ownership of an unnamed enslaved person from the estate of Hance Hanson.

Box 4, F0092: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0098 manuscript boxes

Purchase, 1982.

Finding aid encoded by Tiffany Saulter, August 2015.

University of Delaware Library Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Finding Aid Date
2015 August 7
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Collection Inventory

George Read letter to Henry Clark, 1785 July 30.
Box 4 Folder F0092

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