Letter from Robert Leake, Sr. to his son, regarding the sale of land, 1772

In this letter, Robert Leake, Sr. discusses Robert W. Leake’s plans to purchase land. Leake, Sr. both chastises Robert for his forgetfulness and gives him advice to help him avoid fraud.
Date Original
March 23 1772
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 129, Item b.
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New York