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Document of indenture: Servant: Milton, William. Master: Cushing, Charles. Town of Master: Pownalborough. Selectmen of the town of Pownhalborough autograph document signed to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston: Endorsement Certificate for Charles Cushing. Autograph letter signed from John Milton to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston requesting that they bind out his son, William Milton, to Charles Cushing.

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Title:
Document of indenture: Servant: Milton, William. Master: Cushing, Charles. Town of Master: Pownalborough. Selectmen of the town of Pownhalborough autograph document signed to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston: Endorsement Certificate for Charles Cushing. Autograph letter signed from John Milton to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston requesting that they bind out his son, William Milton, to Charles Cushing.
First party:
Boston (Mass.). Overseers of the Poor
Date:
August 31, 1768
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Genre:
Labor contract
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 6, Folder 567 (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 Charles Cushing, dated August 31, 1768. Autograph letter signed from John Milton to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston requesting that they bind out his son, William Milton, to Charles Cushing dated August 30, 1768.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language:
English
Identifier:
MS 7248