Letter to Samuel Dexter, 13 November 1796
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- Tilghman, Edward , 1751-1815
- 1 folded sheet (3 p.) ; 22.5 cm.
- Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University
Letter regarding a bankruptcy case, later heard by the U.S. Supreme Court in 1797 (3 Dallas 369; Emory v. Greenough) and the upcoming national election.
Edward Tilghman was a leading Philadelphia lawyer; Samuel Dexter, of Charlestown, Mass., was a lawyer and politician.