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Dongan, Thomas (1634-1715) to the Governor of Canada re: [in Dutch]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.01986 Author/Creator: Dongan, Thomas (1634-1715) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Letter Date: 1687/06/16 Pagination: 1p. + docket 33.4 x 21.6 cm

Summary of Content: Dutch translation of GLC03107.01.01985.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: CanadaFranceGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyMilitary HistoryMilitary SuppliesAmmunitionTreatyDiplomacyPeaceAmerican Indian History

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