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Philipps, Anderson (fl. 1757) [Receipt]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.08987 Author/Creator: Philipps, Anderson (fl. 1757) Place Written: s.l. Type: Document signed Date: 30 March 1757 Pagination: 2 p. : docket ; 32.5 x 19.7 cm.

Partially printed document with subsequent information filled in by hand. Transaction between Thomas Flucker and Anderson Phillips regarding a purchase of land. Includes signatures from William and Simon Stoddert as witnesses.

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