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W-MCP4-6.210 TO DR. CALVIN MCQUESTEN from Fairchild & Bacon
Sep 13 1837
To: Dr. Calvin McQuesten, Brockport, Monroe County, New York, [U.S.A.]
From: Ogdensburgh, New York, [U.S.A.]

Msrs. McQuesten & Co.


Yours of the 4th inst. has been rec'd we have this day ship'd you by Msrs. Hooker Henderson & Co.188 Pig 10000 lbs. of Freeman Tons Pig Iron to your depot at Hamilton the arrangement is for you to enter & pay the duty at Hamilton [?] $3--per ton & Lake insurance to be added.

You will please enclose us your note for $200--pay to the order of Msrs. Backus Ferguson & Co. & endorsed by them payable at either of the Rochester Banks--as you prefer. We shall now be able to furnish your order on rec't of them. The terms however will be 3 months here after.

We trust the Iron will prove satisfactory

Yr [Signature?]

Fairchild & Bacon

[Note enclosed for receipt:]

Rec'd payment by Note for 5 tons Pig Iron
Sept. 19th1897

Fairchild & Bacon

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