Historic documents collection, 1770-1827.

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The collection is open for research use.
The collection consists of 9 signed documents dating from 1770 to 1827, including appointments and deeds. Most relate to the Davis family (John, Ruth, Daniel, Hitty). Also Matthew Cobb, Ebenezer Lothrop, and Isaac Sparrow. Several bear the signatures of important early American patriots and political figures, including John Hancock, Samuel Adams, Elbridge Gerry, Moses Gill, James Otis, and others.
Materials entirely in English.
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Forms part of the Genealogy and Personal Manuscripts Collection.


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Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

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Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

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