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Sinout, Jacob Account of "Mr. Gravestone"

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.02692 Author/Creator: Sinout, Jacob Place Written: New York, New York Type: Manuscript document Date: 1744/01/02 Pagination: 1p. + docket 12.6 x 16.2 cm

Summary of Content: Charges on the account are for different days' wages.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: FinanceLabor

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