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Winslow, Isaac (1709-1777) to Samuel Waldo

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.08956 Author/Creator: Winslow, Isaac (1709-1777) Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 20 March 1752 Pagination: 2 p. : address : docket ; 23.4 x 19 cm.

Summary of Content: Discusses having Europeans come to settle their lands, mainly Germans.

People: Waldo, Samuel, 1695-1759
Winslow, Isaac, 1709-1777

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Immigration and MigrationLand TransactionWaldo Patent

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