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Document of indenture: Servant: Clark, Henry Peterson. Master: Smallige, Josiah. Town of Master: Edem. Freemen, Capt autograph letter signed to Jonathan L. Austin stating that Josiah Smallige has three (3) weeks to provide a certificate from the selectmen of his town attesting to his character. Selectmen of the town of Edem autograph document signed to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston: Endorsement Certificate for Josiah Smallige.

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Title:
Document of indenture: Servant: Clark, Henry Peterson. Master: Smallige, Josiah. Town of Master: Edem. Freemen, Capt autograph letter signed to Jonathan L. Austin stating that Josiah Smallige has three (3) weeks to provide a certificate from the selectmen of his town attesting to his character. Selectmen of the town of Edem autograph document signed to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston: Endorsement Certificate for Josiah Smallige.
First party:
Boston (Mass.). Overseers of the Poor
Date:
April 18, 1797
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Genre:
Labor contract
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 11, Folder 1107 (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):
Freemen, Capt autograph letter signed to Jonathan L. Austin stating that Josiah Smallige has three (3) weeks to provide a certificate from the selectmen of his town attesting to his character, dated April 18, 1779. Endorsement Certificate for Josiah Smallige, dated April 20, 1797.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language:
English
Identifier:
MS 7248