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Title [Autograph letter, addressed to James Rumsey]
Author Wilkins, John
Date 28 Jul 1770
Document Type Correspondence
Region Illinois
Places Fort de Chartres
Keywords liquor, whisky
Theme Pioneers, Hunters and Explorers
Additional Information From the Colton Storm catalogue: "Regarding the quality of whiskey left at Fort Chartres by a Mr. Bradley. Wilkins was then British commandant at Fort Chartres in the Illinois Country." Laid into Affairs at Fort Chartres, 1768-1781 (Graff 530).
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 4662
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue