Letter – Edward Blackett to Richard Gowland – 25 Jun 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 25 Jun 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Richard Gowland
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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      June 25

Mr Gowland

      I perceive by my servt you do not go to Wakefield, so I desire you’ll inclose my Letter that I writ you last night to your son in law, & desire him to speak to Mr Grene, & inclose me the names of the severall Pictures belonging to my Wifes family, which are in his Custody, they are onely Copies and cost £5 apiece, and if he’ll use me well I’ll take them all that are not spoil’d, and pray order him to give my service to Mr Grene & give a line by the very first post to 

      your Assured friend to serve you

Mr Rich. Gowland

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