Jonathan Thorne letter book 1839-1851
Jonathan Thorne letter book
Thorne, Jonathan, 1801-1884
This letter book (around 420 pages) contains retained copies of the outgoing business correspondence of Quaker and New York City merchant Jonathan Thorne, dated between October 23, 1839, and May 12, 1851. Thorne wrote to professional acquaintances and firms about his interests in the leather industry and about his land holdings in western Michigan.
The material is in English
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