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Title:[Letter] 1824 Dec. 31, Jackson, Madison County, Ten[nessee] [to] Postmaster of Jackson County, Ten[nessee] / William Armour, et al. : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author: Armour, William

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Date: December 31, 1824
Extent: 2p
Summary:This document is a letter written by William Armour, et al. to the Postmaster of Jackson County, Tennessee, dated December 31, 1824. In the letter, Armour & Lake request that any letters sent to them in Jackson County be forwarded to them in Jackson, Madison County, Tennessee.
Collection:Coffee Perkins Papers

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Jackson Madison County Ten [Tennessee] Dec. [December] 31. 1824 }Postmaster Esq. [Esquire] Jackson County Court House Ten [Tennessee] }

our friend Mr Norofolk of your county informs us that he has seen [a letter a letter] in your office for us, forwarded there instead of this place by mistake; as you are well aware of the difficulties that may [unclear: arise ] to us from such mistakes, we beg most earnestly you will please pay particular attention to this circumstance; and forward them or it to us — and if you have forwarded any to the general office [added: of ours] inform us and we will write to the postmaster general —

Your obt serts. [obedient servants]
Armour & Lake
[added: any letters for
William Armour
Henry Lake
Robert Lake
please forward here }]

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Postmaster Esq. [Esquire] Jackson County Court House Gainsboro [Gainesboro] Tennessee
[added: I wrote to Post
Master General
of 18 Jnry [January] 1825
requesting the letters
to be forwarded
[unclear: Law ] 2nd March 1825][added: Armour & Lake's
Letter of 31 Decr. [December]

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