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Document for February 13th:
Receipt from Lieut. James Leonard to Midshipman John B. Nicholson


Receipt from Lieut. James Leonard to Midshipman John B. Nicholson

Receipt from Lieut. James Leonard to Midshipman John B. Nicholson; Textual Records, Entry 440, Documents Relating to the Louisiana Purchase, Item 18; General Records of the Department of the Treasury; Record Group 56; National Archives.

Dated February 13, 1804, this acknowledges the receipt of $7,500,000 in stock certificates by James Leonard to be used towards the purchase of Louisiana.
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