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Title: [Letter] 1800 Mar. 20, Nashville [Tennessee to] David Henley, Knoxville [Tennessee] / A. Foster : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author: Foster, A.

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Date: March 20, 1800
Extent: 2p
Summary:This is a letter from A. Foster to David Henley, dated March 20, 1800. Foster requests that Henley give assistance to a man travelling from Nashville to Knoxville, whose last name is May.
Collection:A. Foster Papers
Box:MS 1961
Document: sc177

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A few days since (say then) Mr F.B. Sappington and [unclear: Doer [Doctor] ] May differd [differed] and fought the former [unclear: fell. ] the business was conducted gentlemanly on both side after meeting on the [unclear: ground ] . as I have been informd [informed] by both seconds. the [unclear: Docr [Doctor] ] leaves this place for Knoxville whether he will be interrupted or not I cant say. should he stand in need of any assistance or want money I would be much oblige to you. furnish him and I will refund to you on sight. though I rather suppose he is prepard [prepared] I have barely named the above in case he should stand in need

your with much
respect & reguard [regard]
A Foster
[added: N. Ville [Nashville]
march 20th 1800]

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Nashville March 201800 Mr Foster
David Henley Esqr [Esquire]Knoxville
[added: [unclear: Docr ] May]

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