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Title: Letter from Robert Leake to John Griffiths, 1772
Brief Description: Letter demanding John Griffiths vacate a tract of land belonging to Leake.
Date Original: 1772-02-24
Identifier: NYSA_A4016-77_V7_F128a
Source: New York State Archives, New York State Engineer and Surveyor Records of Surveys and Maps of State Lands, 1686-1892. Series A4016-77, Volume 7, Folder 128, Item a.
Publisher: New York State Archives
Contributor:
Creator: New York (State). State Engineer and Surveyor.
Language: English
Description:

In this letter from Robert Leake, he threatened to take legal action against John Griffiths, unless Griffiths vacated a plot of land belonging to Leake. The land was situated in the County of Albany on the east side of the Hudson River, and was adjacent to land owned by Griffiths.

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IsPartOf: New York State Archives, A4016-77, New York State Engineer and Surveyor Records of Surveys and Maps of State Lands, 1686-1892.

IsFormatOf: Digital representation of a letter in New York State Archives.

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Location:

New York (State)

Albany County (N.Y.)

Time Period:

1770s

Collections:

Robert Leake Business Papers

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