Letter to Samuel Cook, Esq., Houlton, 1844

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This letter from Samuel Cook's Boston agents illustrates the difficulty of doing business over large distances with uncertain reliability. The final paragraph addresses the consequences of the Webster-Ashburton Treaty and efforts to recover financial losses.

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  • Title: Letter to Samuel Cook, Esq., Houlton, 1844
  • Creator: S. Bartlett
  • Creation Date: 1844-05-08
  • Subject Date: 1844-05-08
  • Locations:
    • Houlton, Aroostook County, ME
    • Boston, Suffolk County, MA
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 25 cm x 20 cm
  • Object Type: Text

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