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John Kearsley Bill [with George Washington autograph]

Creator:
Gilpin, George, fl. 1780s  Search this
Washington, George, 1732-1799  Search this
Kearsley, John, fl. 1780s  Search this
McKaig, W. Wallace  Search this
Fitzgerald, John, fl. 1780s  Search this
Source:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Former owner:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Names:
Potomac Company.  Search this
Drake, William, Colonel, fl. 1780s  Search this
Hartshorne, William, fl. 1780s  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1786-1787.
Scope and Contents note:
A bill from Potomac Company to John Kearsley, May 17, 1786. John Kearsley asked William Hartshorne to pay account to Col. William Drake. On January 3, 1787 it was passed and signed by George Washington, John Fitzgerald, and George Gilpin.
Provenance:
Collection donated by W. Wallace McKaig.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Commerce -- 1780-1800  Search this
Citation:
John Kearsley Bill, 1786, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Washington, D.C. Gift of W. Wallace McKaig.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0086
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0086

James Rumsey Bill

Author:
Hartshorne, William, fl. 1780s  Search this
Rumsey, James, 1743-1792 (machinist, inventor)  Search this
Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Names:
Potomac Company.  Search this
William Hartshorne and Company  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1786.
Scope and Contents:
A bill, June 21, 1786, from William Hartshorne and Company to James Rumsey for Potomac Company, regarding rum, gunpowder, blanketing, and hats. A bill or a receipt? It's signed by Rumsey.
Provenance:
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Commerce -- 1780-1800  Search this
Citation:
James Rumsey Bill, 1786, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Washington, DC
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0087
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0087

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