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title:“George Mason to Robert Carter”
authors:George Mason
date written:1791-10-31

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Mason, George. "Letter to Robert Carter." The Papers of George Mason. Vol. 3. Ed. A Rutland. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1970. 1241-42. Print.
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Recipient's Copy, Chicago Historical Society, Chicago, Ill.

George Mason to Robert Carter (October 31, 1791)

Gunston-Hall Octor. 31st: 1791.
DEAR SIR
This will be deliverd you by my Friend Colo. Arthur Campbell of Washington County. I served with this Gentleman in our Assembly, thro' great Part of the late Revolution; and always esteemed him a Man of Abilities, Integrity, & a warm Friend to the public Cause. He is concerned in a Salt-work on the Waters of the Tenessee, and now comes into your Part of the Country to endeavour to hire Negroe Labourers to carry it on. Your Civilities & good Offices to him will be an Obligation on, Dr Sir, your most obdt. Sert.
G MASON

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