Resolution granting Gabrye a certain privilege for 12 years

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Upon the petition of canceled ] Abramsen; the petitioner shall, upon approval of the lords-directors, be granted the charter in [      ] for the period of 12 successive years, with the condition that the petitioner survives and [      ] the petition be put in effect in [      ] year.


Translation: Gehring, C., trans./ed., New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch, Vol. 5, Council Minutes, 1652-1654 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.: 1983).A complete copy of this publication is available on the New Netherland Institute website.