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ID Number A2005.004.002
Date 1773
Description Note with item: "Sight draft on Newport Merchant, William Vernon (President of Navy Board at Boston during Revolution). Forerunner of the check." On note: Jamestown January 25, 1773. Mr. William Vernon to pledge to pay Amos Gardner Seven Dollars and half a Dollar for Sheep and you will oblige yours to ? Joshua Bill." On the other side there are two notes : "Joshua Bill ? to A. Gardner for 7 1/2 Doll. on Acct of Sheep." "Recd the ? ? Amos Gardner"
Object Name Check, bank
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