John T. Campbell letter, St. Croix, V.I.

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Contains comments to Campbell's mother in Philadelphia, Pa., about the trading firm of Coxe and Furman owned partly by Tench Coxe, an incursion of maroons (fugitive slaves) on Tobago, damage to the sugar crop on St. Croix, physicians on the island, the danger to commerce from British warships, and friends and relatives in Philadelphia and on Tobago and St. Croix.


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