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James Booth letter to John Clark


Held at: University of Delaware Library Special Collections [Contact Us]181 South College Avenue, Newark, DE 19717-5267

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Handwritten document from James Booth, later Chief Justice of the Delaware Supreme Court and Delaware Secretary of State, to Sheriff of New Castle County and future Governor of Delaware, John Clark, certifying Peter Stallup's appointment as a constable of New Castle Hundred for 1777.

Box 2, F0051: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0098 manuscript boxes

A digitized copy of the document is available at the University of Delaware Digital Institutional Repository.

Purchase, May 1988.

Processed and encoded by George Apodaca, June 2015.

University of Delaware Library Special Collections
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University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Finding Aid Date
2015 June 3
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James Booth letter to John Clark, 1777.
Box 2 Folder F0051
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