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Warden & Russell (1784-1790) [Bill to Henry Knox for subscription to the Boston Centinel]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.08592 Author/Creator: Warden & Russell (1784-1790) Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 5 November 1785 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 7.3 x 17.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Knox owed £0.9.0 for his subscription to the Boston Centinel from February to November 1785. William Warden and Benjamin Russell note that they received payment.

People: Knox, Henry, 1750-1806
Warden & Russell, 1784-1790

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: JournalismFinance

Sub Era: Creating a New Government

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