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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.08350 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript document Date: circa 1774-1820 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 23.4 x 18.8 cm.

Summary of Content: List of items that Lucy Knox bought from a S.P. Items include caps, butter, wine, apron tape, thread, and others.

People: Knox, Lucy Flucker, 1756-1824

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Women's HistoryMerchants and TradeCommerceClothing and AccessoriesAlcoholDiet and nutrition

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

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