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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.09106
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0072] April-July 1784 
Title Committee findings relating to the estate of Brigadier General Samuel Waldo
Date 8 July 1784
Author Adams, Samuel (1722-1803)  
Additional authors Phillips, Samuel (1752-1802); Wells, Nathaniel (fl. 1784-1795); Dane, Nathan (1752-1835)
Document Type Legal document; Land transaction document
Content Description Documents findings made by a Massachusetts State Senate Committee regarding rightful ownership and boundaries of certain Maine lands. These lands were apparently being petitioned for by the heirs of Brigadier General Samuel Waldo. Signed by Phillips, Wells and Dane as members of the General Court, and by Samuel Adams as President. Marked as a certified true copy.
Subjects Waldo Patent  Land Transaction  Government and Civics  Finance  Law  Loyalist  Boundary or Property Dispute  
People Adams, Samuel (1722-1803)  Phillips, Samuel (1752-1802)  Wells, Nathaniel (fl. 1784-1795)  Dane, Nathan (1752-1835)  Waldo, Samuel (1695-1759)  
Theme Law; Government & Politics; Agriculture
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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