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Letter, to William Pearce, 1794 January 26

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1794.01.26
Identifier: RM-490-F; MS-3948

Scope and Contents

Crop rotation plan--hopes to bring fields into a profitable state of cultivation--mentions Mr. Stuart's suggestion that the good fields be planted with corn and poor parts with buck wheat--sending 14 bushels of clover seed--suspects that Negro seedsmen are taking toll on seeds--manure to Mansion house for oats, grass and potatoes--fences at River farm--Thomas Green taking fine flour from the mill--payment of a hundred dollars to Mr. Dulany--rent due to Mrs. French for year 1793-wages for 1793 due to estate of Mr. Anthony Whitting.


  • 1794 January 26

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From the Collection: 7.5 Linear Feet

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