Manuscript/Mixed Material George Washington to Robert Cary & Company, April 3, 1761

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of which I am well convincd cannot get Loaded at any rate. I am at a loss to conceive the Reason why Mr. Wormeleys, and indeed some other Gentlemen's Tobacco's shoud sell at 12d last year and mine by Boyce only fetch 11½, (and that I am certain of for no more than a part having Accts. of only 4 Hhds). Certain I am no Person in Virginia takes more pains to make their Tobo. fine than I do and tis hard then I shoud not be as well rewarded for it.

Yours of the 12th. Decr. covering H. Churchills protested Bill is come to hand so is your other of the 26th. pt. Coolage who is safe arrived. I am very much obligd to you for the Notice taken of my recommendation of Mr. Dandridges Affair, I hope the matter will be accomplishd without much Difficulty. I am Gentn. etc.

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Title
George Washington Papers, Series 5, Financial Papers: Copybook of Invoices and Letters, 1754-1766
Contributor Names
Washington, George, 1732-1799 (Author)
Created / Published
1755/1766
Subject Headings
-  United States
-  Manuscripts
Genre
Manuscripts
Notes
-  Formerly "Account Book 1, 1755-1766"
Call Number/Physical Location
series: Series 5, Financial Papers, 1750-1796
MSS 44693: Reel 116
Source Collection
George Washington papers
Repository
Manuscript Division
Online Format
online text
image
pdf

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Washington, George. George Washington Papers, Series 5, Financial Papers: Copybook of Invoices and Letters, 1754 to 1766. /1766, 1755. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mgw500003/. (Accessed October 18, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Washington, G. (1755) George Washington Papers, Series 5, Financial Papers: Copybook of Invoices and Letters, 1754 to 1766. /1766. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mgw500003/.

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Washington, George. George Washington Papers, Series 5, Financial Papers: Copybook of Invoices and Letters, 1754 to 1766. /1766, 1755. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/mgw500003/>.