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Title:[Letter] 1802 Aug. 24, South West Point [to] Archibald Roane / William Walton, et. al. : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author:Walton, William

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Date: August 24, 1802
Extent: 2p
Summary:This document is a brief letter dated August 24, 1802 from William Walton to the governor of the state of Tennessee, Archibald Roane. It is to inform the governor of the completion of the Cumberland Turnpike road, and to ask for the appointment of commissioners for review of said road.
Collection:Governor Archibald Roane Papers
Document: sl717

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South West Point
24th Augt [August]. 1802 Sir

We have not to inform you that we have completed the Cumberland Turnpike Road & wish how soon you will be pleased to appoint the Commissioners for reviewing the same.__ We have no doubt that you will make choice of good & judicious men for the purpose.

[added: We are Sir with due Respect your most Ob S [Obedient Servants]]
William Walton
[added: William Hall Thomas N. Clark

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His Excellency Governor Roane
Knox County

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