Download Full Text (3.1 MB)
John Wereat wrote to an unknown person, addressed to Philadelphia, PA. He explained a court case involving himself and the unknown individual the letter was sent to in Georgia. There are few details included other than how John was reluctant to go on with the suit but felt as though he had no other option. No exact location is included but mentioned toward the end of the letter that he had "other business in this city", so he may had also been in Philadelphia like the recipient.
John Wereat (1733-1799)
Bay 1, Column 1, LHC Series 2
Wereat, John. John Wereat to Unknown Person, February 18, 1794. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archive, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1790s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1790s/508
This collection is open to the public for research use. Copyright remains with Kean University. Credit this material. Personal photographs may be made for research purposes. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to Lynette Zimmerman, Executive Director at the Liberty Hall Academic Center & Exhibition Hall at email@example.com.
Special Collections Research Library and Archive, Kean University