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Slavery Collection, 1709-1864
[Unsigned letter to Messrs. Mairez & Cooper]
Vernon, William, 1719-1806Allen, Benjamin, CaptainVernon, Samuel, Jr.Brown, CaptainJohnson, SamuelMairez, FrancisCooper, DavidVenus (Brig)Stevenson & WentMairez & Cooper
Mss Collection - Slavery Collection
Unsigned manuscript copy of letter from Newport [Rhode Island] dated April 15, 1775, followed by letter addressed to Messrs. Mairez & Cooper dated May 6, 1775 [in William Vernon's hand].
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