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Letter, to William Pearce, 1794 May 11

 Item — Box: 8, Folder: 1794.05.11
Identifier: RM-490-F; MS-3961

Scope and Contents

Sending paper for two lower rooms in house--warns Pearce to wait until plaster is thoroughly dry--Green--instructions for the payment of the Sheriff's and Clerk's notes--Mrs. Fanny Washington--cut the hay and grain in time at harvest--be attentive to the drilled wheat--secure it in the seed loft at the Mansion--approves of sowing the first lot in the mill swamp with buck wheat and timothy--corn--grass--mentions Pearce's complaint of bad pastures--wool of dead sheep--inquires about corn, oats, buck wheat and clover.


  • 1794 May 11


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From the Collection: 7.5 Linear Feet

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