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Various letters written by Peter Kean from Albany and Elizabethtown to business partners and friends. Some of the letters deal with the management and sales of his property in South Carolina and Georgia while some are personal correspondence. The majority of the letters are written from Elizabethtown, NJ with some on the earlier ones being written from Albany, NY.
Recipients Include: William Palmer, Robert Barnwell, William Jay, William Stephens, Richard W. Habersham, J. V. Henry, James M. Wayne, John Barnwell, Jacob Southerland, Maria, John Faucheraud Grimke, Bleeker & Biqurik
Peter Philip James Kean (1788-1828)
July 29, 1809- June 11, 1810
Albany, NY, Elizabethtown, County of Essex, NJ
Bay 1, Column 2, LHC Series 2
Kean, Peter P.. Peter Kean's Letterbook, July 29, 1809- June 11, 1810. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archives, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1800s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1800s/53
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