Legal papers; contracts and accounts

Scope and Content

These folders contain legal agreements and contracts as well as accounts details. Notable materials include:

  • Accounts receipt dated 1842.
  • Letter informing Taylor of his appointment at the General Board of Health together with a draft of his acceptance letter, both dated 1850.
  • Signed publishing contract for Taylor's biography of painter Benjamin R. Taylor, dated 1852.
  • Set of legal documents relating to the purchase and mortagage of Lavender Sweep, dated 1854 - 1859.

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