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Winne, Frans (1659-1720?) Bond to the city of Albany

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.01967 Author/Creator: Winne, Frans (1659-1720?) Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 1686/09/10 Pagination: 2p. + docket 32.7 x 20.8 cm

The document states that Frans Winne and Hendrick Hanse are bound to the people and city of Albany for the sum of 50 pounds. It then goes on to explain that both Winne and Hanse have a pass from the Governor to trade with the 5 Nations, and if they decide not to trade with the Indians for peltry, then the current financial obligation will be declared void.

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