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Status: Proposed
Type: Real
Size: Large (501 - 1000)

John Montgomerie

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1732-06-01
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698
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Published catalog; Kevin J. Hayes, The Library of John Montgomerie, Colonial Governor of New York and New Jersey. Newark: University of Delaware Press (2000). This is based on the manuscript inventory at the New York Public Library.
Partially published in Paul M. Hamlin, Legal Education in Colonial New York (1939); pp. 193-196
Noted in George L. McKay, American Book Auction Catalogues 1713-1934: A Union List. New York Public Library (1937), p. 41
Newspaper advertisement for sale: The New-York Gazette, 8, 15, and 22 May 1732; advertisement states "Catalogue may be seen at the Coffee-house, New York."
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1731-07-01
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male
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