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Document of indenture: Servant: Scott, Benjamin. Master: Goodhue, William Jr. Town of Master: Salem. Selectmen of the town of Salem autograph document signed to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston: Endorsement Certificate for William Goodhue. Selectmen of the town of Salem [?] autograph document signed to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston: Request for dismissal of Benjamin Scott from Indenture.

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Title:
Document of indenture: Servant: Scott, Benjamin. Master: Goodhue, William Jr. Town of Master: Salem. Selectmen of the town of Salem autograph document signed to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston: Endorsement Certificate for William Goodhue. Selectmen of the town of Salem [?] autograph document signed to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston: Request for dismissal of Benjamin Scott from Indenture.
First party:
Boston (Mass.). Overseers of the Poor
Date:
March 22, 1777
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Genre:
Labor contract
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 8, Folder 765 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Boston (Mass.) Overseers of the Poor Indentures, 1734-1805
Subjects:
Indentured servants
Child labor
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
3 items
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Notes (date):
Endorsement Certificate for William Goodhue, dated March 19, 1777. Request for dismissal of Benjamin Scott from Indenture, dated July 26, 1789.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language:
English
Identifier:
MS 7248