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Council of Appointment Certificate for 1.12.0. Arthur Parks is paid for attendance at a meeting in Poughkeepsie plus travel. Issued by Robert Harpur in Kingston, NY 1783 and finally cashed 1785.
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Signed by Robert Harpur and Arthur Parks on the reverse.
Record Number
BOOKS288117
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Notes
4 1/4" x 6 3/4" on woven paper. Robert Harpur [1731-1825]. Harpur served in various capacities in the New York government during the American Revolution. He was a member of the New York State Assembly from 1777 to 1784. He was Deputy Secretary of State under John Morin Scott and Lewis Allaire Scott from 1778 to 1795. In the spring of 1795 Robert Harpur with his 2nd wife Myra and family moved west along the Susquehanna River settling near Belden Brook on his Warren Patent which is near present day Harpursville, NY. Harpur College which is a part of Binghamton University was named for him. Arthur Parks, 1st. Major New York State Commissioned 1775. He was elected to the Council of Appointment of New York State in 1781 Reference. Wikipedia
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No Dustjacket
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Publication Date
1785
$ 300.00