Item 02 - Letter from D. A. Grant to Simon McTavish, 8 June 1792

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Letter from D. A. Grant to Simon McTavish, 8 June 1792

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CA RBD MSG 431-02

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  • 8 June 1792 (Creation)
    Grant, D. A.
    Sainte-Hélène Island (Québec)

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1 folded sheet ; 24 cm x 19.9 cm

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Manuscript letter to McTavish signed D.A. Grant, dated St. Helen the 8th June 1792.

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Clipping of portrait pasted on.

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Sender possibly David Alexander Grant, who oversaw milling operations for William Grant (1744-1805) on Île Sainte-Hélène in the early 1770s.

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David Roberts, 'Grant, William.' In: Dictionary of Canadian Biography.

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