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Title:[Letter] 1847 Dec. 3, Spring Hill, Maury Co[unty], Tenn[essee] [to] Tho[ma]s Abernathy / Gen[eral] W. White : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author:White, General W.

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Date: December 3, 1847
Extent: 2p
Summary:This document is a letter written by General W. White to Thomas Abernathy on December 3, 1847. In the letter, White informs Abernathy that he has twenty pieces of rope and bagging, as well as other factory items that he will sell him for five percent less than market value if he is interested in purchasing them.
Collection:Abernathy Papers

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Spring Hill Maury Co. Tenn. [County Tennessee] 3rd December 1847
Dear Sir:

I have on hand some twenty pieces of rope & bagging each, a new & good articles from the factory of Mr Jas [James] Lugh of Williamson .

As you are well acquainted with the quality, and learning that you were recently in want, I write to inform you that I will sell the lot at 5 per cent less than the current market price.

You will please inform me, on the receipt of this, whether you will take it.

Very Respectfully &c [et cetera]
Gen. [General] W. White

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Spring Hill T. [Tennessee]Dec [December] 3rd
[added: Paid 5]
Mr Thos. [Thomas] Abernathy Elkton Giles County {Tenne [Tennessee]

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