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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.07527
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0145] January-May 1801 
Title Agreement for land
Date 5 May 1801
Author Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Document Type Land transaction document
Content Description Noted as a copy on the docket. Document is unsigned but appears to be in Knox's handwriting. Appears to be an agreement allowing Israel [Thorndale] to "enter" and "take hold" of a tract of land located in the back of Hampden, Maine (north of the Waldo patent). Includes details on the size of the land and the terms of the mortgage. Henry Knox, Henry Jackson, and Benjamin Lincoln's names are noted on the second page. There is a note at the bottom of letter says "The same to Benjamin [Pickman]."
Subjects Waldo Patent  Land Transaction  Contract  Mortgage  
People Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  Lincoln, Benjamin (1733-1810)  Jackson, Henry (1747-1809)  
Place written Boston, Massachusetts
Theme Merchants & Commerce; Agriculture
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859