Document, 1674 November 06

Name
Andros, Edmund, Sir, 1637-1714 (Author)
Cantwell, Captain (Addressee)
Tom, William (Addressee)
Title
Document, 1674 November 06
Abstract
Having received New York on behalf of His Majesty from the Dutch, Andros authorizes Cantwell and Tom to take possession of the fort at Newcastle, as well as the cannon and stores there or along any other parts of the river, pursuant to the articles of peace. Cantwell and Tom should repossess other part of the King's land and settle his subjects on the m in their just rights, particularly at the Whorekill. Cantwell and Tom should behave in an amicable manner with the neighboring colonies. From the New York Secretary's Office, Lib. Entries 1674/1677, 8. Examined by Goldsbrow Banyar. Entered before the Commission for settling the boundary between New York and New Jersey 1 August 1769.
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
1674 November 06
Physical Description
1
Note
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location
New-York Historical Society
(Non-Columbia Location)
Also In
The papers of John Jay