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Drowne, Shem (fl. 1739) to Samuel Waldo and Shem Drowne

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.08896 Author/Creator: Drowne, Shem (fl. 1739) Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Manuscript letter signed Date: 5 April - 7 June 1739 Pagination: 2 p. ; 32.3 x 20.2 cm.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.08896 Author/Creator: Drowne, Shem (fl. 1739) Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Manuscript letter signed Date: 5 April - 7 June 1739 Pagination: 2 p. ; 32.3 x 20.2 cm.

Two letters. The first letter to Samuel Waldo from Shem Drowne discusses the protection of the settlements from Indian attacks and what the government is or is not doing. Dated 5 April, Boston. The second letter is to Shem Drowne from Samuel Waldo discussing land in Maine and its expansion. Dated 7 June 1739, London. Both are noted as copies.

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