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Knox, Henry (1750-1806) [Deeds of estate in Summer Street, No. 9, afterwards in 1774 sold to Sir William Pepperell]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.00191 Author/Creator: Knox, Henry (1750-1806) Place Written: s.l. Type: Document Date: 1774 Pagination: 1p. + docket 30.4 cm. x 18.2 cm.

Summary of Content: List locations and lengths, in feet, associated with them.

People: Knox, Henry, 1750-1806
Pepperell, William, fl 1774

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Land TransactionSurveyingContract

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

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