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William Wilkie wrote from Charleston to John Kean, addressed to Beaufort, SC. He wrote regarding the sale of some indentures John had. Indentures were not selling for much, but he was trying to find a good deal. He also wrote regarding various ships going to and from New York and Philadelphia, as well as who was traveling on them.
People Included: Alexander Chisolm, Mr. Calcoch, Mr. Tunno, Captain Strong, Captain Eliott, Captain Snell, Mr. Steward, Pierce Butler, Ralph Izard, Captain B. Tucker, Captain Sattus, and Carmand & Tinker.
John Kean (1755-1795)
Bay 1, Column 1, LHC Series 2
Wilkie, William. William Wilkie to John Kean, April 11, 1789. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archives, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1780s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1780s/275
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