New Hampshire Wolf Bounty Receipt, 12 December 1778Manuscript Mss 778662

Collection Overview

Title:

New Hampshire Wolf Bounty Receipt, 12 December 1778

Call Number:

Manuscript Mss 778662

Collection Dates:

12 December 1778

Size of Collection:

1 leaf; 12 cm.

Abstract:

Testament of East Chesterfield, NH Constable Andrew Hastings that he has received from Abner Ally one dead adult wolf. Verso includes a receipt for 10 pounds to satisfy the NH General Court's bounty for the wolf. The money was received by Ally from Nicholas Gilman on March 13, 1779. The document is officially canceled by a hole in the paper.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

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