Indenture signed by Silas Deane (2)
Title:Indenture signed by Silas Deane
Date Original: 1761-01-20
Description:In this indenture (or agreement, contract, etc.) Silas Deane of Groton (Conn.) leases to Humphrey and Solomon Avery 200 acres and an estate (formerly owned by his father, also Silas Deane) for the sum of 35 pounds for a period of 1 year and three months (from the date of this indenture). Silas Deane would later become a diplomatic agent of the United States to France before and during the American Revolution.
Creator:Deane, Silas, 1737-1789
Subject(s):Deane, Silas, 1737-1789
Alternative Title: 080415-91
Publisher: Wofford College
Date Digital: 2008-09-03
Format [medium]: Manuscript
Format [IMT]: image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications: 800ppi 24-bit depth color; Scanned with
an Epson 15000 Photo scanner with Epson Scan software; Archival master is a
TIFF; Original converted to JPEG with Irfan View software.
Resource Identifier: 080415-91
Source: The original, accession number 080415-91, from which
this digital representation is taken is housed in The
Littlejohn Collection at Wofford College,
located in the Sandor Teszler Library.
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