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MANIFEST of goods sent from Curaçao to New Netherland

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List of the following which was also sent by the vice-director with the ship Diemen to the following people ]:

To the honorable lord director-general P, Stuyvesant:

Four barrels of scum salt marked:

Four casks, to wit: two with preserved lemons and two of the same with lemon juice with the same mark.

Four parrots in two cages. Twenty-four parakeets.

To the honorable Jacob Alrichs on the South River:

One barrel or hogshead of scum salt marked:

Two casks, to wit: one with preserved lemons and one of the same with lemon juice with the same mark.

To the honorable Nicasius de Silla:

One cask of scum salt marked:

To the honorable secretary Cornelius van Ruyven:

One cask of scum salt marked:

To the newly-wedded Mr. Johannes van Brugh with Miss Rodenborgh:

One cask of scum salt.

One cask of preserved lemons

One of the same with lemon juice marked

One parrot

Twelve parakeets

References

Translation: Gehring, C., trans./ed., Curaçao Papers, 1640-1665 (New Netherland Research Center and the New Netherland Institute: 2011).A complete copy of this publication is available on the New Netherland Institute website.