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Julian Niemcewicz in New York, NY wrote to Susan Kean, adressed to Elizabethtown, NJ. He began by wishing her a happy new year and informed her that he had delivered her dispatches to Mr. Burrall at the bank, however she would have to wait a few more days until her requests could be executed. He continued explaining how many of Susan's friends in the city inquired about her and were glad to hear she was in good health. Additionally, he made an effort to persuade Susan to purchase some land before ending the letter with an apology for not being there with her to ring in the new year.

People mentioned: William Dayton, Mr. Burrall, Peter Kean, Mrs. Montgomery.

Places mentioned: Philadelphia, Elizabethtown.


Julian Ursin Niemcewicz (1758-1841)

Julian Ursyn Niemcewicz (1758-1841)


Susan Kean, formerly Susan Livingston and later Susan Ursin Niemcewicz (1759-1833)

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New York, NY


Liberty Hall Collection, 1711-1847 (bulk 1790-1830)

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Bay 1, Column 1, LHC Series 2


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Julian Niemcewicz to Susan Kean, January 1, 1800


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