The Baxter Manuscripts, Volumes 9-24

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James Phinney Baxter
1916 - Maine
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The July 1776 Watertown conference notes with St. John's and Micmac Indians are especially interesting. p. 165.

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Page 379 - Together with all and singular, the appurtenances thereunto belonging, or in any wise appertaining ; to have and to hold the above described goods and chattels, unto the said party of the second part, his heirs and assigns, forever.
Page 225 - ... in witness whereof the said parties to these presents have hereunto interchangeably set their hands and seals, the day and year first above written.
Page 201 - Hereditaments whatsoever to the same or any Part thereof belonging or in any wise appertaining To HAVE HOLD Possess and Enjoy the said Tract or Parcel of Land and all other the before granted...
Page 63 - Pounds. For every Scalp of such Female Indian or Male Indian under the Age of twelve years that Shall be killed and brought in as Evidence of their being killed as aforesaid, Twenty Pounds.
Page 209 - Parcel thereof, free & clear & clearly acquited & discharged of & from all & all manner of former & other gifts grants bargains sales leases mortgages...
Page 390 - IN WITNESS whereof I have hereunto sett my hand and Seal this fifteenth day of April in the Year of our Lord One Thousand Seven Hundred and fforty ffive.
Page 452 - ... whatsoever, requisite and necessary to be done in and about the premises, as fully, to all intents and purposes, as...
Page 63 - Whereas the tribe of Penobscot Indians have repeatedly in a perfidious manner acted contrary to their solemn submission unto his Majesty long since made and frequently renewed. I have, therefore, at the desire of the House of Representatives...
Page 63 - Pieces of Eight; For the Scalp of every Indian' Woman, produced as Evidence of their being killed, the Sum of Fifty Pieces of Eight; And for every English Subject that...
Page 355 - ... thereof; To Have and to Hold the said one hundred acres of land...

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