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Document of indenture: Servant: Kidder, Joseph. Master: John Holton, Booth Bay. Morgan, Samuel autograph letter signed to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston, application for the removal and reasonable compensation for the maintenance of Joseph Kidder, son of his wife Amy. On same sheet: Explanation of Samuel Morgan's application.

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Title:
Document of indenture: Servant: Kidder, Joseph. Master: John Holton, Booth Bay. Morgan, Samuel autograph letter signed to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston, application for the removal and reasonable compensation for the maintenance of Joseph Kidder, son of his wife Amy. On same sheet: Explanation of Samuel Morgan's application.
First party:
Boston (Mass.). Overseers of the Poor
Date:
October 2, 1805
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Genre:
Labor contract
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 12, Folder 1217 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Boston (Mass.) Overseers of the Poor Indentures, 1734-1805
Subjects:
Indentured servants
Child labor
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
2 items
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Notes (date):
Application for the removal and reasonable compensation for the maintenance of Joseph Kidder, dated September 23, 1802.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language:
English
Identifier:
MS 7248