Letter : Ferryland, Avalon, Newfoundland, to an unidentified correspondent, 1629 Aug. 18.

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Letter : Ferryland, Avalon, Newfoundland, to an unidentified correspondent, 1629 Aug. 18.

Holograph signed, in which Lord Baltimore informs his correspondent, assumed to have been Sir Francis Cottington, of his intention to go to Virginia, where "I ... may yet do the King and my country more service ... by planting of tobacco"; he also discusses financial provisions made for certain of his children.

1 item (8 p.) ; 26 cm.

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Baltimore, George Calvert, Baron, 1580?-1632

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Statesman under James I and Charles I and founder of the Ferryland colony in Newfoundland; initiated the founding of the colony of Maryland. From the description of Letter : Ferryland, Avalon, Newfoundland, to an unidentified correspondent, 1629 Aug. 18. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122606391 ...

Cottington, Francis Cottington, Baron, 1579?-1652

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