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Document of indenture: Servant: Douglas, George. Master: Hill, Asa. Town of Master: Reading. Selectmen of the town of Reading autograph document signed to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston: Endorsement Certificate for Asa Hill. Hill, Asa autograph letter signed to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston describing reason for why he would like to make changes to terms of George Douglas' indenture.

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Title:
Document of indenture: Servant: Douglas, George. Master: Hill, Asa. Town of Master: Reading. Selectmen of the town of Reading autograph document signed to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston: Endorsement Certificate for Asa Hill. Hill, Asa autograph letter signed to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston describing reason for why he would like to make changes to terms of George Douglas' indenture.
First party:
Boston (Mass.). Overseers of the Poor
Date:
March 1, 1803
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Genre:
Labor contract
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 12, Folder 1197 (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 Asa Hill, dated March 1, 1803. Hill, Asa autograph letter signed to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston describing reason for why he would like to make changes to terms of George Douglas' indenture, dated May 24, 1803.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language:
English
Identifier:
MS 7248