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Indian Treaty

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08077 Author/Creator: Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 14 April 1684 Pagination: 1 p. + docket

Summary of Content: Indian land sale-Flushing Meadows, NY. MDS by 8 Indians.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Land TransactionAmerican Indian HistoryTreatyImmigration and Migration

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