John Bakeless, DANIEL BOONE (New York: W. Morrow & Co., 1939)

Boone Manuscripts
8/23/1785: to Col William Christian ["William Cristen"]. <Dear Col the Land Bissness your father Left in my Hands is Chefly Dunn and Rady to be Returned Sum I have Regestered and I have at your Requst payd by a Later Payd Sum money for that bisness and Not thinking of this opertunity have Not time to Draw up your acoumpt Requst the faver of you to send me by the bearer James Briges ten pound and this Shall be your Resite for that Sum and you Will ablyge your omble sarvent, Daniel Boone. NB I have a number of plats to Regester at the general Cort and am Scarse of Cash Please to oblyge me if posible DB> original lost; tracings in NY Public Library; photcopy of tracing in MO Historical Society [Bakeless says that <Sad to relate, the bearer got only three guineas> -- perhaps a notation on the back?] BAKELESS:325-326


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