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Item Details

Lot #108
DepartmentDocuments
Sold For$5,000.00(hammer price)
 $6,000.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedApril 29, 2019

Description

THREE LEATHER-BOUND JOURNALS BELONGING TO JOHN FRANCIS 1784-1785
All from when John Francis (1763-1796) was in Cape Francois, Haiti on Brown & Francis business.

1) Sales, Letters and Invoices to and from the West Indies, 1784". Includes letters to and from various investors and business associates, including John Francis's father, Tench Francis Jr. (1730-1800). Also includes cargo invoices and expenses.

2) "Common Expenses West Indies 1784-1785."

3) "Ledger 1785"."

Condition

All with age-typical wear. Several pages removed.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.

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