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Whiteman, Henry Account of Teunis van Vechten

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.04782 Author/Creator: Whiteman, Henry Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph document signed Date: 1766/09/24 Pagination: 1p. 11.1 x 14.0

Summary of Content: Teunis van Vechten purchased buttons and a coat from Henry Whiteman.

People: Whiteman, Henry
Van Vechten, Teunis T., 1749-1817

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: EconomicsBankingCommerceMerchants and TradeFinanceClothing and Accessories

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

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