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Court cases re: Copley Pasture in Boston, Massachusetts

Description

Subseries C, Court cases re: Copley Pasture in Boston, Massachusetts, 1754-1845 (#2.3-2.9), contains leases, legal statements, writs, etc., related to the lawsuits brought against Harrison Gray Otis (1765-1848) and the Mount Vernon Proprietors regarding the sale, title, use, and ownership of Copley Pasture in Boston, Massachusetts. Also included in the subseries is Susanna Cunningham's statements releasing her claim on Copley Pasture (#2.4) and the final writ and warrant to partition Copley Pasture (#2.5). The subseries is arranged alphabetically by record type, and thereunder chronologically.

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Collection Name
Harrison Gray Otis (1765-1848) professional papers
Collection Code
MS020
Dates
1754-1845
Date of Acquisition
1911
Physical Description
Civil court records (1 file box)
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Sub-series
Credit Line
Gift of Sameuel Eliot Morison, ca.1960
GUSN
295074
Reference Code
MS020.01.03

Record details

Material Type
civil court records
Location Note
HGO-02-105-A-E-206

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