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John Cary, "George Berstow recognizance", 1707 July 8

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 14
Identifier: MSN/COL 2717-15
John Cary, "George Berstow recognizance," Recto
John Cary, "George Berstow recognizance," Recto
John Cary, "George Berstow recognizance," Verso
John Cary, "George Berstow recognizance," Verso

Scope and Contents

The first of two copies (see also MSN/COL 2717-16) of a Bristol County Court of General Sessions memorandum, written and signed by John Cary, clerk, recording a bond of recognizance entered by George Berstow, of Rehoboth, with Abiah Carpenter as surety, in the amount of £10, licensing Berstow to sell alcohol for one year on condition that it be consumed "out of Doors." The first copy bears docketing on the reverse: "George Berstow out of Doors 1707." 


  • Creation: 1707 July 8

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Physical Description

Ink on paper; 1 page (25 x 19 cm.) on 1 sheet. Docketing on verso. 

Repository Details

Part of the University of Notre Dame Rare Books & Special Collections Repository

102 Hesburgh Library
Notre Dame IN 46556