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Adams, Edward (fl. 1765-1772) [Certificate]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.08252 Author/Creator: Adams, Edward (fl. 1765-1772) Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Document signed Date: 9 August 1770 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Partially printed document with subsequent information written in by hand. Certifies that a cart of hay has been weighed.

People: Adams, Edward, fl. 1765-1772.

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Keywords/Subjects: Agriculture and Animal Husbandry

Sub Era: Road to Revolution