Letter, from John Lamb, December 1790

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Title

Letter, from John Lamb, December 1790

Creator

John Lamb

Source

Fields, Joseph E. 'Worthy Partner': The Papers of Martha Washington. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1994.

Publisher

Greenwood Press

Date

12/10/1790

Contributor

Joseph E. Fields, editor

Type

Published version of manuscript document

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Rights Holder

George Washington Papers, Library of Congress

Citation

Fields, Joseph E. 'Worthy Partner': The Papers of Martha Washington. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1994.

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Honored Madam,                                              New York 10th Dec. 1790

I have to beg your acceptance of three Barrells Apples, one Jar preserved Ginger, & Kit of Soused Salmon which are on board the Sloop Union, William Watson Master; enclosed, is a receipt for the same - you will be pleased to present my most respectful compliments to his Excellency the President & permit me to subscribe myself with sentiments of the highest respect.

Honored Madam
Your most obedient
& very humble servant
John Lamb

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How to Cite this Item

John Lamb, "Letter, from John Lamb, December 1790," in Martha Washington, Item #449, http://marthawashington.us/items/show/449 (accessed June 24, 2018).