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Delano, Jonathan [Description of land laid out for a highway].

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02924.007 Author/Creator: Delano, Jonathan Place Written: s.l. Type: Document signed Date: 10 June 1701 Pagination: 2 p.

Summary of Content: Copy made and certified by him as Clerk of the Township of Dartmouth.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Land TransactionRoad ConstructionInfrastructure

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