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Letter from Robert Daniel to William Christian, 18 November 1784

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Robert Daniel writes William Christian regarding orders for salt.

Letter from Nicholas Meriwether to William Christian, 10 November 1785

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Nicholas Meriwether writes William Christian regarding conditions and operations at Saltsburg.

Letter from Nicholas Meriwether to William Christian, 7 November 1785

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Nicholas Meriwether writes William Christian regarding the misconduct of the enslaved man Judah, and conditions at saltsburg.

Letter from Nicholas Meriwether to William Christian, 28 September 1785

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Letter from Nicholas Meriwether to William Christian regarding the management of the saltworks at Saltsburg and concluding business with Robert Daniel.

Letter from Robert Daniel to William Christian, 7 May 1785

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Letter from Robert Daniel to William Christian regarding operations at Saltsburg, and Nicholas Meriwether taking over its management from Daniel.

Letter from David Ross to William Christian, 15 April 1785

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Letter from Ross to William Chirstian regarding his interest in the Big Bone Lick and salt springs.

Letter from J. E. Donne to William Christian, 14 March 1786

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Donne arranges for the purchase of salt from Christian on behalf of himself as well as other individuals.

Letter from William Christian to John Hinch, 25 January 1786

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Christian sends a customer, Mr. Donne, to purchase salt from Saltsburg

Rental agreement between Annie Christian and Jacob Myers, 20 August 1787

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Handwritten copy of agreement between Jacob Myers and Annie Christian (per Richard Woolfolk) for rent of the house and part of the land of his plantation for one year in exchange for one hundred and fifty bushels of salt at Bullitt's Lick.