• Creator
  • Rensselaerwyck Manor (N.Y.)
  • Created Date
  • 08/06/1630
  • Description
  • This document is an original copy of the land title that established the Colony of Rensselaerwyck, within the province of New Netherland. The lands in the conveyance comprised much of present Albany and Rensselaer counties of New York State. Peter Minuit, Director General of New Netherland signed this document along with others on the governing council. In Dutch; translation in English by A.J. F. van Laer with revisions by Charles Gehring file... more
    This document is an original copy of the land title that established the Colony of Rensselaerwyck, within the province of New Netherland. The lands in the conveyance comprised much of present Albany and Rensselaer counties of New York State. Peter Minuit, Director General of New Netherland signed this document along with others on the governing council. In Dutch; translation in English by A.J. F. van Laer with revisions by Charles Gehring files with original. less
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