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Treat, Robert to John Nanfan and the council of New York re: suspension of execution

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.02068 Author/Creator: Treat, Robert Place Written: Connecticut Type: Letter Date: 1702/03/27 Pagination: 1p. + docket 30.6 x 21.1 cm

Summary of Content: Robert Treat D: Governor and the Council of Connecticut request that New York postpone the execution of Coll. Bayard and Alderman Hutchins until the King's "pleasure" is known, or until the arrival of Lord Cornbury.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Government and CivicsDeath PenaltyPrisoner

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