Joseph Birdsall business note from Johanas Van Cots, Jr., 1768

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Title

Joseph Birdsall business note from Johanas Van Cots, Jr., 1768

Subject

Birdsall, Joseph, 1739-1824.
Post, Benjamin
Van Cots, Johanas, Jr.
Business enterprises
General stores

Description

Business note from Johanas Van Cots, Jr., to Joseph "Bursham" (alternate spelling of "Birdsall"). In the note, Van Cots requests that Birdsall "let the Benimin [sic] Post have as much out of your shop coms to three shilings [sic]." Note: Birdsall owned a general store in Jerusalem (present-day Wantagh), N.Y. He was also a surveyor, a partner in a grist mill, a teacher in the Jerusalem school, and a lieutenant in the loyalist militia.

Date

Dec. 6, 1768

Contributor

O'Connor, Michael

Rights

Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Format

Business note

Is Part Of

Carman Family Collection (Box 3, Folder 35)

Files

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Citation

“Joseph Birdsall business note from Johanas Van Cots, Jr., 1768,” Hofstra University Library Special Collections: Digital Collections, accessed April 12, 2024, https://omeka.hofstra.edu/items/show/4434.

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