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Title:[Letter] 1844 Mar. 23 [to] W.A. Morrison, Washington City, District of Columbia / Spencer Jarnigan, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author:Jarnigan, Spencer

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Date: March 23, 1844
Extent: 2p
Summary:This document is a letter dated March 23, 1844 from Spencer Jarnigan in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to W.A. Morrison in Washington City, D.C. The subject of the brief note is the advisement of a treasury note, as well as to inform Morrison that his acquaintances, General Jacobs and Hugh S. McClung of Knoxville are in Philadelphia.
Collection:Spencer Jarnigan Papers
Box:New Accessions

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Washington City
23 March 1844[added: W.A. [unclear: Morrison ] Esqr.]Dear Sir

By the mail of last night I received your letters of 21st inst [instant]. concerning a fifty dollar treasury note. This morning I appeared at the treasury, and was then instructed to apply at the Bank of the Metropolis. I did so, and named the check his endorsed, no [number] 6539, dated 22nd March 1844, payable to your order for fifty notes, on day often sight, at the Bank of North america phil [Philadelphia] .__ I hope this arrangement is in to satisfactory to you. This was, in fact no obligation to the note you sent me.

Your old acquaintances, Genrl [General] Jacobs and Hugh S. McClung , of Knoxville are here, and Jacobs leaves from Philadelphia on tomorrow, or Monday.

I am very respectfully, Your Obt. Servt [Obedient Servant].
Spencer Jarnigan

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W.H. Thompson Esqr [Esquire]. Philadelphia Penn [Pennsylvania].

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