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Gilman, Joseph (fl. 1761-1762) to Thomas Flucker

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.09007 Author/Creator: Gilman, Joseph (fl. 1761-1762) Place Written: Exeter, New Hampshire Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 17 June 1762 Pagination: 2 p. : address : docket ; 19.4 x 15.9 cm.

Summary of Content: Received Flucker's last two letters, and would have responded sooner, but expected to be in Boston so he could meet with Flucker directly. Mentions correspondence with a Mrs. Parker. Discusses money and goods for Flucker that he has in his possession, mentioning trading partners such as Mr. Daniel Fowle.

People: Flucker, Thomas, 1719-1783
Gilman, Joseph, fl. 1761-1762
Fowle, Daniel, 1715-1787

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Women's HistoryFinanceMerchants and TradeCommerce

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