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[Collection of two Bromfield family books] Decimalized

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01450.030 Author/Creator: Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph manuscript signed Date: 1770-1802 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content:


Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Keywords/Subjects: Religion, Women's History, Literature and Language Arts, Poetry, Genealogy, Death, Estate, Finance, Health and Medical, Disease, Marriage

Sub Era: Road to Revolution