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Letter from Peter Gilman to Rev. Eleazer Wheelock, founder of Dartmouth College in answer to appeal to help with College Mill. Gilman recommends Capt Clark "abt." and his "expearanced" son, whose wages may be higher than Wheelock expects but will be cheaper in end. Wages: 4 shillings/ day and pays 4 days travel, although they may "give in" on several days travel if paid without trouble.

Details

Maker
Gilman, Peter (Maker)
Date
1772
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Letter
letters (correspondence)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Rev. Eleazer Wheelock
Accession Number
1979.59
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26096

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