Allen Levi--Letter from Thomas Sketchley, concerning market for cheese in Quebec; 1787 March 12

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Title

Allen Levi--Letter from Thomas Sketchley, concerning market for cheese in Quebec; 1787 March 12

Description

This letter describes the cheese market in Quebec in late winter of 1787, shedding light on what businessmen found important at the time; it shows that cheese was considered a great opportunity to make money in the United States, because of a shortage during the fall and winter.

Creator

Thomas Sketchley

Source

Allen Papers, 9-46

Date

1787-03-12

Contributor

Eleanor Johnson

Format

Handwritten document

Language

English

Type

Document

Identifier

Cheese Reference File

Coverage

Vermont

About the Original Item

Date Added
October 16, 2012
Collection
HST095DH Digital History: A Case Study of Vermont Artisan Cheese
Item Type
Document
Citation
Thomas Sketchley, “Allen Levi--Letter from Thomas Sketchley, concerning market for cheese in Quebec; 1787 March 12,” Omeka@CTL, accessed May 10, 2021, http://libraryexhibits.uvm.edu/omeka/items/show/790.
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