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Pynchon, John, et al "Instructions for Arnout Cornelise Interpreter"

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.02021 Author/Creator: Pynchon, John, et al Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 1689/08/30 Pagination: 2p. + docket 31.4 x 20 cm

Summary of Content: Copy of GLC03107.01.02020, with an extra note to Arnout signed by the 4 Commissioners, and dated 30 August 1689. The note states that enclosed are some instructions from the Mayor that ought to be effected with the greatest speed. It also states that 2 British Man of Wars have captured some French ships and taken prisoners. Document marked as a copy.

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Government and CivicsDiplomacyAmerican Indian HistoryMilitary HistoryFranceCanadaGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyNavyPrisoner of War

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