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Bestland, Cantlo (fl. 1764) An inventory of the stock at Warborne taken by Mr. Cantlo Bestland for Joshua Mauger

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03902.303 Author/Creator: Bestland, Cantlo (fl. 1764) Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph document Date: 13 September 1764 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content:

People: Watson, Brook, 1735-1807.
Mauger, Joshua, 1725-1788.
Halifax, George Montagu-Dunk, Earl of, 1716-1771.
Grenville, George, 1712-1770.
Sandwich, John Montagu, 4th Earl of, 1718-1792.
Pitt, William, Earl of Chatham, 1708-1778.

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Keywords/Subjects: Merchants and Trade, Commerce, Global History and US Foreign Policy, Global History and US Foreign Policy, Politics, Stamp Act, Government and Civics, France, Law, Canada, Soldier's Letter

Sub Era: Road to Revolution