ALS : Belmont, near Philadelphia, to Elkanah Watson, 1819 Aug. 9.

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ALS : Belmont, near Philadelphia, to Elkanah Watson, 1819 Aug. 9.

Peters discusses agricultural matters, in particular a pamphlet which is being published on the subject of salt. He asks Watson to send him a list of all the agricultural societies he knows of.

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Peters, Richard, 1744-1828

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Richard Peters was of Belmont in Philadelphia. He was the nephew of the Rev. Richard Peters....

Watson, Elkanah, 1758-1842

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Prominent businessman, land speculator, promoter of public works, and one of the founders of the Bank of Albany. Authored a number of works on agricultural and economics topics. From the description of Elkanah Watson letter : Cherry Valley, to Judge White, Cherry Valley, 1821 June 21. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 175290533 Albany, N.Y. merchant who organized the first agricultural society in N.Y. in 1828. Born in Plymouth, Mass., Jan...