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Title George Reed document set
Date 1764 November [letter]; n.d. [engraving]
Description 1 item - 3 leaf pamphlet with letter and engraving
People Read, George, 1733-1798

Jones, John

See, John
Search Terms Declaration of Independence Signers

Delaware
Scope & Content George Reed document set. 1 item - 3 leaf pamphlet with letter and engraving.

Court document alledging monies owed to John Jones by John See.

Read, George, 1733-1798; lawyer; signer of Decl. of Independence; senator; chief justice, Delaware; s. of John Read & Mary (Howell) R.; New Castle, Del.; m. Gertrude (Ross) Till (dau. of Rev. George Ross & widow of Thomas Till); atty. gen'l for lower counties; provincial assembly, New Castle County; member of 1st & 2nd Cont'l Congresses.

Jones, John, possibly member of New York state senate Southern District, 1777-78.
Admin/Biographical History John S. H. Fogg, compiler of this collection, born in Eliot, Maine. Graduated from Bowdoin College in 1846, earned a degree in medicine from Harvard College in 1850 and established his practice in South Boston, Massachusetts. While a student at Bowdoin, Dr. Fogg developed a lifelong interest in collecting autograph letters and documents, particularly those relating to the history of the United States. Paralyzed and confined to a wheelchair in 1873, Fogg gave undivided attention to building his magnificent collection. Beginning in 1875, he had completed the task by 1881.