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Accession number FIC.2013
Title Copy Book of Letters, John Banister
Copies of Foriegn Letters, John Banister
Date circa 1740-1750
Extent of Description One bound volume
Scope & Content Letter book belonging to John Banister (1707-1767), Newport merchant. Includes copies of correspondence and an index of names. Front half of book is entitled "Copy Book of Letters/J:B./1748"; includes correspondence dating from 1746-1750.

Second half of book was written in the other direction and has an alternate title (see reverse of cover): "Copies of Foreign Correspondence/1748". Dates appear to range mainly in the 1740s.

A series of pages appear to have been cut out of the book at center; blank pages at center as well.
People Banister, John
Manesty, Joseph
Subjects Correspondence