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Pynchon, John (1626-1703) to Gerrit van Slichtenhorst re: reimbursement for expenses

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.04865 Author/Creator: Pynchon, John (1626-1703) Place Written: Springfield, [?] Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1673/12/12 Pagination: 1p. + addr. 30.8 x 20.0

Summary of Content: John Pynchon writes to thank Gerrit van Slichtenhorst for reimbursing him for expenses incurred from apprehending "those villainous murderers." The letter seems to allude to damages from an attack by Indians.

People: Pynchon, John, 1626-1703

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: MoneyAmerican Indian HistoryDeathFinanceMassacrePrisoner

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