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Eleazer Brooks scrapbook, 1740-1790

Item Information

Title:
Eleazer Brooks scrapbook, 1740-1790
Description:
Deeds (Middlesex County), military commissions, and other legal documents, pew rents, correspondence, estate inventories, and other papers, of and relating to Eleazer Brooks (ca. 1740s-ca. 1790s), Revolutionary militia officer and local politician, of Lincoln, Mass., with the bulk of the papers concerning the Revolutionary War period, including New Hampshire 40 shilling notes, redeemable after 1780.
Contributor:
Brooks, Eleazer, 1727-1806
Date:
[1740–1790]
Format:
Books
Genre:
Scrapbooks
Location:
Lincoln Public Library
Lincoln Town Archives
Collection (local):
Lincoln Town Archives
Subjects:
Massachusetts--Militia--Officers
Real property--Massachusetts--Middlesex County
Decedents' estates--Massachusetts--Middlesex County
Pews and pew rights
Paper money--New Hampshire
Massachusetts--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
Massachusetts--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
Lincoln (Mass.)--History
Deeds--Massachusetts--Middlesex County
Commissions--Massachusetts
Estate records--Massachusetts
Brooks, Eleazer, 1727-1806
Places:
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Lincoln
Extent:
1 v.
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Notes (acquisition):
Gift; Horatio Wheeler, Brooks's grandson; 1887.
Notes:
Additional and related records deposited in the repository.
Finding aid in the repository.
Arranged according to format used by Massachusetts Archives at that time, and placed in a scrapbook in 1887.
Language:
English
Identifier:
EleazerBrooksScrapbook
Call #:
Lincoln Vault (2003.067)