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Guide to the Richard Lawrence estate inventory 1974.206

128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11201

Brooklyn Historical Society

Collection processed by Matthew Gorham

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Creator: Lawrence, Richard
Title: Richard Lawrence estate inventory
Dates: 1717
Abstract: Inventory of the estate of Richard Lawrence, resident of Suffolk County, Long Island, dated 1717. In addition to livestock, furniture and other household goods, the inventory lists an African-American man named Jambo. The inventory also lists the quantities and monetary value of all items listed.
Quantity: 0.08 Linear feet in one folder
Text [Box]: A0025
Call Phrase: 1974.206
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.