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Beyond Penn's Treaty

Henry Simmons letterbooks, Vol. 1 1797

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Having Wrought faithfully Plantation Work
with my Father after twentyone years of age from
the 9th Month 1789 to the 29th of 5th Month 1796
without receiving any Wages, as yet, for my Labor
Except the following Articles (and found myself
almost all my first day Clothes for the two last years
1801 3rd Month 5th

New Horse Coller9s
Two Bushels BuckWheat 5s/Eh10s
Two Backbands 2/6 eah5s
Two Dollars Cash15s
one Pair Sheepshears
1 pair old Traces & Harnes
2 pld Bags half worn
Half Bushel Dryed Apples

12 Mo 10th so bush 22 Dollars