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John C. Jones Letter, 1796

Title
John C. Jones Letter, 1796
ID
Mss. Acc. 2006.51
Extent
0.01 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
Contemporary copy of a letter, January 18, 1796, of John C. Jones of Boston, Massachusetts to Moses Myers of Norfolk, Virginia, concerning the ship Newport. Jones asks that tobacco be consigned to Messrs Fermin, Deporter & Co., London.  Also concerns M. M. Hays and expresses his confidence in ship's Captain, William Robinson.
Creators
Jones, John C.
Subjects
Myers, Moses
Newport (Ship)
Shipping--History--18th century.
Shipping--Virginia
Tobacco industry--Massachusetts
Genres
Correspondence
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Acquired
07/19/2006.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
Purchase.
Preferred Citation
John C. Jones Letter, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Finding Aid Revisions:
Updated by Anne Johnson in November 2009.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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