Confirmation by the New York provincial government of an original Dutch letters patent that was issued on Decmeber 15, 1644 to Symon Congoe [Simon Congo], a Black man, for land in Manhattan.
October 18 1667
New York State Archives. New York (State). Department of State. Bureau of Miscellaneous Records. Letters patent. 12943-78. Volume 2, pages 129-130.
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