Printed certificate with texts in English and French testifying that Henry Wright was an Englishman, possessed a 'handsome property', and 'may be depended upon in any mercantile concern he may transact between England and France, or any other nation', signed by Wright and 16 inhabitants of the parish of Tamworth, Staffordshire. With two duty stamps, one dated 1797. Printed by 'Cotton, printer, Tamworth'.
Certificate of Henry Wright
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- ReferenceGB 96 MS 871
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- Language of MaterialEnglish French
- Physical DescriptionSingle sheet
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Transferred from the Goldsmiths' Library of Economic Literature in 1977.
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Parchment. 258 x 265 mm.
Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.
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