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Van Beuren, John "Memorandum of what I have Seized on the Farm of Angus Mac Duffie . . .

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.03477 Author/Creator: Van Beuren, John Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Manuscript document Date: 1783/02/07 Pagination: 1p. + docket 33.3 x 21 cm

Summary of Content: . . . with a Distinction who they belong to"


Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Land TransactionLandlord and TenantDebtFinance

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