Letter – Edward Blackett – 6 Aug 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 6 Aug 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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<…>ired man, I design [2-3 words missing] plantation so must have one that under<….> drawing of Plat forms, for there are fou[r] Squares in that garden that I must have in different forms, the other five are all set in good order, Pray make inquiry as soon as conveniently you can, & let me know what wages such man expects and you will much oblige 

      Sr your Faithfull Humble 
First letter in new volume, where the previous ended on 1 Aug 1714. The following letter can be dated to 6th Aug, so this is given the same date

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