John Langdon business note from Derick Albertson, 1719

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Title

John Langdon business note from Derick Albertson, 1719

Subject

Albertson, Derick
Langdon, John, c.1685-1725.
Business enterprises
Business records
Businesses
Saw mills

Description

Business note from Derick Albertson to his cousin John Langdon. In the note, Albertson asks that Langdon pay one pound and eighteen shillings to the barer, William Pa[illegible due damage to the note]ce, which was an amount due to Albertson for work that he did at Langdon's mill. The location written at the top of the note was "Musketo Cove," which is present-day Glen Cove, N.Y. (There were various spellings of of the word Musketo.) Note: Langdon operated a mill near his house on the Mill River at Near Rockaway, N.Y.; he also probably owned a farm at Jerusalem (present-day Wantagh), N.Y.

Date

Nov. 9, 1719

Contributor

O'Connor, Michael

Rights

Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Format

Business note

Coverage

Glen Cove, N.Y.
Musketo Cove, N.Y.
Near Rockaway, N.Y.

Is Part Of

Carman Family Collection (Box 14, Folder 18)

Files

John Langdon business note from Derick Albertson, 1719.jpg

Citation

“John Langdon business note from Derick Albertson, 1719,” Hofstra University Library Special Collections: Digital Collections, accessed June 13, 2024, https://omeka.hofstra.edu/items/show/4493.

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