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Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Wey, Kees (Creator)

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series I. The Albany Congress of 1754

Dates / Origin
Place: Kattskill, N.Y.
Date Created: 1649-05-06
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 927
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Physical Description
3 pp. Fo
Deed to Brandt Van Slightenhorst, Director of the colony of Rensselaerswyck, to and for the proprietor [Jeremias Van Rensselaer] of lands near Claverack creek. Signed by B. V. Slictstenhorst, Joannis Megapolensis, A. Dehooges, and with the mark of Kees Wey, and of Skinaias. Copy attested by Phillip Livingston, D. C. (2) Albany, [N. Y.,] June 17, 1670. Deed to Jeremias Van Rensselaer of lands near Claverack creek, expressly excepted in the foregoing deed. Signed by J. V. Renselaer, Kees Wey (his mark), and others in the presence of Ludovicus Cobes. Copy attested by Philip Livingston, D. C. At the end is written: "New York, 24th Aug 1720. Translated from a Dutch Copy signed by Philip Livingston D C and allso signed by mee. Abrah Gouverneur.".
Type of Resource
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 274967
Calendar number: EM. 65
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 13e2b440-c52d-012f-50ac-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1649: Place
  • 1828: Creator Born
  • 1919: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

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Chicago/Turabian Format

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APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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