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Dewey, Squire P. [Warranty deed with Seth Clark]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02161.005 Author/Creator: Dewey, Squire P. Place Written: Erie County, New York Type: Autograph document signed Date: 10 November 1859 Pagination: 2 p. : docket ; 43.3 x 28 cm.

Land agreement between Squire P. Dewey and Seth Blank. The land passes from Dewey to Blank.

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