Documents of American History (to 1898) by Henry Steele Commager, Milton Cantor

By Henry Steele Commager, Milton Cantor

Records of yank historical past due to the fact that 1898 quantity II (Documents of yankee background)

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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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