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Dudley, Joseph (1647-1720) to unknown

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01450.171 Author/Creator: Dudley, Joseph (1647-1720) Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 24 August 1703 Pagination: 1 p.

Summary of Content: Governor of Massachusetts Dudley states that he has complaints from Captain Thomas Coram against John Crosman for demolishing a house owned by Coram and taking the boards from it for military use. Dudley authorizes the apprehension of Crosman.

People: Dudley, Joseph, 1647-1720

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Government and CivicsMilitary HistoryWartime Pillaging and DestructionLawMilitary HistoryMilitary Law

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