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Guide to the Nicholas Low Papers Supplement
1784-1829
 MS 392.1

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Container List

Series V: Nicholas Low, letters received (excluding King letters), 1784-1829, 1784-1829

 

General note

Letters sent to Low by prominent local, state, and national figures including Egbert Benson, Robert Morris, Samuel Smith, General Henry Knox and James Madison. The letters chiefly concern Low's mercantile and financial activities. Of special note is a letter which gives a detailed description of the sinking of the ship Bengal, presumably owned by Low.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Smith Sam L. Thank you letter for sweet meats sent to Knewels
1784 Aug. 3
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Livingston, Peter R. Unable to take up a draft of $300
1785 June 6
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Egbert, Benson. Business transactions
1790 Feb. 4
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Egbert, Benson. Business transactions
1791 Feb. 4
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Buckholm, Thomas. Bill of landing, a case containing "a marble statue of the late eminent Dr. Franklyn"
1791 Oct. 10
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Morris, Robert. Received the wrong wine
1793 Apr. 29
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Noailles, Nisc. Wants a letter directed to R. Morris' home
1793 Sept. 6
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Watts, John. Financial dealings; information on debate regarding W. Clarke's proposition to prohibit commerce with England and Ireland
1794 Apr. 10
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Bingham, William. Concerning a wine shipment
1797 Jan. 12
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Cutting, John B. Letter of introduction for Lord Henry Stuart
1798 Apr. 3
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Morris, Thomas. Regarding a deed
1799 Apr. 7
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Madison, James. R. King's passage back to the United States.
1802 Oct. 9
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Knox, Henry, General. Information on Patterson Manufactory instituted under the auspices of "your lamentable friend Hamilton"
1805 Dec. 16
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 DeRoven, Henry. Insurance of money aboard the Bengal bound for Buenos Aires
1806 Dec. 5
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 DeRoven, Henry. Sinking of (Low's?) ship Bengal
1807 Apr. 4
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Mumford, Gordon. Letter to the President of the United States
1808 Mar. 12
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Conant, George C. Financial matters
1809 July 24
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Gay, A. Erection of a New York bath house on Beaver Street
1815
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Ogden, Gouverneur. Financial matters
1821 Sept. 18
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Ogden, David B. Low living with his daughter
1826
Box: 1 Folder : 1784-1829 Weddington, J. Public auction of pew in Trinity Church
1829 May 12

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