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Christopher Smyth legal document

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: MS P715


Christopher Smyth, a gentleman of Northampton, acknowledges that he has a conveyance from Thomas Breton, an apothecary of Northhampton, and Robert Lloyd Breton, his son, for an estate at Winston and Pettaugh currently being occupied by Joseph Peck. Smyth pledges to keep the deeds for the Breton family. The document is docketed.


  • September 5, 1789


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1 folder (1 leaf, folded)

Physical Location

MS P715

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Maggs Bros Rare Books, June 27, 1966

Processing Information

Former SC temporary call number: MS (Box) 38:38 Former temporary collection name: Collection of 19th c. letters: Miscellaneous group of mainly English letters: mostly 19th c, some 20th c, a few 18th c.

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Christopher Smyth legal document, Department of Special Collections, MS P715, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

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