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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.09126
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0074] January-April 1785 
Title Waldoborough petition
Date 16 May 1785 - 23 June 1794
Author Thomas, Waterman (fl. 1785-1801)  
Additional authors Ludwig, Jacob (fl. 1785-1789); Crammer, Peter (fl. 1785); Farmer, Cornelius (fl. 1785); Robbins, Edward H. (Edward Hutchinson) (1758-1837); Cooper, Samuel (1757-1840)
Document Type Legal document; Government document
Content Description Copy of GLC02437.09125. Contains additional content from 23 June 1794, which creates a committee to view Waldoborough and address the complaints of the inhabitants. Signed by Edward H. Robbins as Speaker of the House of Representatives. Signed and authorized as a true copy by Samuel Cooper, as clerk of the Senate.
Subjects Petition  Government and Civics  Immigration and Migration  Waldo Patent  Land Transaction  Boundary or Property Dispute  French and Indian War  Military History  
People Robbins, Edward H. (Edward Hutchinson) (1758-1837)  Cooper, Samuel (1757-1840)  Thomas, Waterman (fl. 1785-1801)  Ludwig, Jacob (fl. 1785-1789)  Shaffer, John Martin (fl. 1785)  Crammer, Peter (fl. 1785)  Turner, Cornelius (fl. 1785)  Waldo, Samuel (1695-1759)  
Theme Foreign Affairs; Law; Government & Politics; French & Indian Wars
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Additional Information GLC02437.09125 has a petition signer whose name appears to be John Martin Shaffer. In the present document, however, the same signer appears to be named John Martin Sctaffer or Sctafper.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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