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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

Groton (Conn.)

Alternative Title: 080415-91

Publisher: Wofford College

Contributor:

Date Digital: 2008-09-03

Type: Text

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.

Language:En-us English

Relation [is part of]:The

Littlejohn Collection

Rights Management: This digital representation has been

licensed under an Attribution

- Noncommercial- No Derivatives Creative Commons license.

Contributing Institution: Wofford College

Web Site: www.wofford.edu/library/littlejohn-home.aspx

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