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Writ, Jacob Hall to Daniel Potter


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1970-51-27

Scope and Contents

This Writ  (1970-51-27), dated April 3, 1793, was sent to Daniel Potter, Justice of the Peace, by Jacob Hall requesting the arrest of the person who stole pork and flour from the cellar of his home in Watertown, Connecticut.


  • Other: Majority of material found in April 3, 1793
  • Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1969

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.


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Source of Acquisition

William L. Warren

Method of Acquisition

Purchased from Henry Swanson, Jr..

Existence and Location of Originals

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Related Materials

One of 27 miscellaneous manuscripts purchased by William L. Warren from Henry Swanson, Jr.

Writ, Jacob Hall to Daniel Potter
Kathy Craughwell-Varda
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Repository Details

Part of the Litchfield Historical Society Repository

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