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Sullivan, Stephen/McCarter, Hugh Rent agreement between Stephen Sullivan & Hugh McCarter

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.04466 Author/Creator: Sullivan, Stephen/McCarter, Hugh Place Written: [London, England] Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 1789/01/23 Pagination: 2p. + docket 43.3 x 28.2

Summary of Content: The document is a rent indenture in which Stephen Sullivan agreed to rent a farm on the island of St. John to Hugh McCarter for an indefinite period of time. John Patterson signed as Sullivan's attorney. Hugh McCarter signed with his mark.

People: Sullivan, Stephen
McCarter, Hugh
Patterson, John

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Land TransactionContractLandlord and Tenant

Sub Era: Creating a New Government

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