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Title Letter [manuscript]: [Michilimackinac, Mich.?], to Samuel Abbote, Michilimackinac, [Mich.], 1808 June 16
Author Piquette, Baptiste
Date
Document Type Correspondence
Description From the Newberry Library Catalogue: June 16, 1808, letter from Baptiste Piquette, probably a fur trader, to Samuel Abbott (later Michilimackinac collector of customs, village president, magistrate, notary public, and American Fur Company agent), requesting that the twenty-three pounds of shillings Abbott owes him be repaid in unrefined silver, lynx skins, or muskrat skins.
Places Mackinac Island, Michigan, United States
Keywords fur trade, fur trader, trade, American Fur Company, money, commerce, business, debt
Theme Trade and Indian Economies
Culture Area Northeast
Language French
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT box Ayer MS 3149
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue