By Henry Steele Commager, Milton Cantor
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Morison, Builders of the. Bay Colony; F. RoseTroup, The Massachusetts Bay Company and its Predecessors; F. Rose-Troup, John White; the charter and other related source material is in The Founding of Massachusetts, Mass. Hist. Society, Proceedings, Vol. LX) I. CHARLES, BY T H E GRACE O F GOD Kinge of England . . [there follows a re cital of the patent of 1620 and the grant to Sir H enry Rosewell of 1628, which grant is by this charter confirmed, and continues:] A nd F u r t h e r , know yee, .
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