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Davenport, Thomas Account of Peeter Van Brugh & Johannes Cuyler

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.01823 Author/Creator: Davenport, Thomas Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Manuscript document Date: [?] Pagination: 2p. 29.1 x 18.9 cm

Summary of Content: Van Brugh and Cuyler purchased shroud and some other materials.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: FinanceTextileCommerceMerchants and Trade

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