A fragment of a letter containing a postscript in which the writer – presumably Robert Leake, Sr. – indicates that he has 40,000 acres of good farm land and instructs the recipient that he may “give out hints” that it is available for lease.
Leake, Robert, Senior
New York State Archives, New York State Engineer and Surveyor. Records of Surveys and Maps of State Lands, 1686-1892. Series A4016-77, Volume 7, Folder 126, Item d.
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