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Title:[Letter] 1848 Oct. 17, Nashville, Tennessee [to] Neill Brown / John M. Bass : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author: Bass, John M.

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Date: October 17, 1848
Extent: 2p
Summary:This document is a letter dated October 17, 1848 from John M. Bass to the governor of Tennessee, Neill S. Brown. The subject of the brief letter is an erection of a monument for the state's late governor William Carroll.
Collection:Governor Neill S. Brown Papers
Document: sl682

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Oct [October] 17 1848Sir

At the request of majr [major] Heiman I state with pleasure that from the progress made by him in the erection of the monument over the remains of the late gov [governor] Carroll under the contract with the state the sum of $1000 or even more may be advanced to him with perfect safety

[added: I have the honor to be with great respect yr obt svt [your obedient servant] ]
Jno [John] M Bass
[added: His Exclly [Excellency] N [Neill].S Brown Nashville]

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His Exclly gov [governor] n s Brown govenr [governor] nashville

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