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Van Voorhies, David (fl. 1910-) promise to pay John Stanton a specific amount of money

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07299.053 Author/Creator: Van Voorhies, David (fl. 1910-) Place Written: New York Type: Autograph document signed Date: 1 August 1810 Pagination: 2 p. ;.15.8 x 9.7 cm.

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Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: Religion

Sub Era: The Age of Jefferson & Madison

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