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Object Name Receipt
Scope & Content Receipt of payment from funds of John Hancock to be reimbursed by the Council to Hannah Battes on June 1, 1790 for wages as a servant in Hancock's house on June 1. NOT signed by Hancock.

"Boston June 1st: 1790 - Rec'd of John Hancock Esq. Four pounds 18/4 in full of my Wages as a Servant in his house to this Day being the First of June 1790." Signed with her mark.
Catalog Number B538
Collection Misc. 18th Century Documents
People Hancock, John
Battes, Hannah
Subjects Servant
Receipt