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Contracts, deeds, indentures, and stock certificates

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Subseries A, Contracts, deeds, indentures, and stock certificates, 1716-1926 (#1.15-1.17, OB.1.5), contains contracts regarding the appointment of Elisha Doane (1762-1832) as a Justice of the Peace in Boston, Massachusetts; a legal document granting James Doane (dates unknown) power of attorney over the Boston, Massachusetts, property of Rebecca Adamson of Missouri (#1.16); a deed regarding the Fayweather property; stock certificates for the Stockbridge Casino Company, Incorporated; and other contracts, deeds, and indentures relating to the Doane family. Also included in the subseries is a 1927 letter detailing the sale of the Stockbridge casino property (#1.17). The subseries is arranged alphabetically by record type, and thereunder chronologically.

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Collection Name
Merwin House collection
Collection Code
MS041
Dates
1716-1926
Acquisition Type
Bequest
Date of Acquisition
1966
Physical Description
Legal documents (1 file box, 1 oversized folder)
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Sub-series
Credit Line
Bequest of Marie Vipont deRiviere (Doane) Merwin (1878-1965), 1966\n
GUSN
291927
Reference Code
MS041.03.01

Record details

Material Type
legal documents
Places
Stockbridge (Berkshire county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Merwin House (Stockbridge, Mass.)
Location Note
HGO-02-105-A-E-204; HGO-02-105-A-E-106

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