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Unknown Report on the condition of the fort at Albany

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.02045 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: [Albany, New York] Type: Manuscript document Date: 1697/03/11 Pagination: 1p. + docket 20.6 x 25.5 cm Order a Copy

The document discusses the condition of the fort at Albany, and the repairs that must be made to such things as chimneys, and stone and wooden mounts.

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