Colonial charters, patents and grants to the communities comprising the City of New York by Jerrold Seymann

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Published by The Board of Statutory Consolidation of the City of New York in [New York] .

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  • Land grants -- New York (State) -- New York.,
  • Colonial companies.,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Sources.,
  • New York (State) -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Sources.

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Statementby Jerrold Seymann.
ContributionsNew York (State)., New York (N.Y.)., New York (N.Y.). Board of Statutory Consolidation.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 612 p.
Number of Pages612
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Open LibraryOL22135832M

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