1853 July 25 Letter to John M. Bernhisel

Title

1853 July 25 Letter to John M. Bernhisel

Description

Request for a Draft made payable to Captain Thomas E. Brent.

Type

Correspondence
Financial/Legal

Sender

Daniel H. Wells

Recipient

John M. Bernhisel

Date

1853/07/25

Location

Great Salt Lake City

Subject

Nauvoo Legion
Financial Matters

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Great Salt Lake City July 25 1853
Hon. John M. Bernhisel
Will you or blank Draft on Chubb Brothers to be paid on sight with Captain Brent of Fort Hall, and the Draft will have to be left be ascertained by our Agent. The Draft to be made payable to Capt. Thos. E. Brent, or order, [?] the amount. will be about $ 2000, but the amount will be left blank.
Respectfully yours
Daniel H Wells

Great Salt Lake City July 25 1853 

Hon. John M. Bernhisel 

Will you [illegible] or blank [?] Draft on Chubb Brothers to be paid on sight [?] with Captain Brent of Fort Hall, and the Draft will have to be left [?] be ascertained by our Agent.  The Draft to be made payable to Capt. Thos. E. Brent, or order, [?] the amount. will be about $2000, but the amount will be left blank. 

Respectfully yours 

Daniel H Wells