Judgment in the case of Nicholas Stevenson and William Hallet vs. John Brett

Judgment. In the case of Nicholas Stevenson and William Hallet, sailors, vs. John Brett; an action for wages; judgment for plaintiffs; the plaintiffs are free from their engagement on arriving in New Netherland, and cannot be compelled to make another voyage northward in an open yacht in winter.
Identifier
NYSA_A1809-78_V05_0067a
Date
September 30 1652
Language
Dutch
Source
New York State Archives. New Netherland. Council. Dutch colonial council minutes, 1638-1665. Series A1809. Volume 5.
Rights
This image is provided for education and research purposes. Rights may be reserved. Responsibility for securing permissions to distribute, publish, reproduce or other use rest with the user. For additional information see our Copyright and Use Statement