John Bradstreet letter, 1756 Jan/Feb
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Brief Description:

John Bradstreet writes in Jan. or Feb. 1756 to Peter Van Brugh Livingston complaining that a man named Quackenbush has orders from "the General" [William Shirley] and Livingston to take sole management of the construction of additional whale boats at Schenectady. Bradstreet believes that the job is his alone and requests confirmation.

Letter endorsed as received February 6.

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Record Series Number: 00/2009-102-0
Volume: 1.0 Items
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Genres/Forms of Material
Letters (correspondence)
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
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PreferredCitation: John Bradstreet letter (2009-102-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, 7 South Street, P.O. Box 385, Litchfield, Connecticut 06759.