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David William Smith House correspondence, 1798 [transcription]

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dc.description The correspondence from D.W. [David William] Smith to President Peter Russell regarding Smith’s desire to sell a certain piece of property in Newark (now Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont.) to be used as a location for a common grammar school. The notice gives a description of the building situated on the property as being adaptable for the use of a school. The Board of Survey convened in December 1798 to examine Smith’s property and gave an appropriate valuation of the properties and buildings Smith was offering for sale. Smith was the deputy surveyor general of lands for Upper Canada. en_US
dc.description.abstract 5 sheets of correspondence transcribed from originals and/or microfilm held by Ontario Department of Lands and Upper Canada State Books, Minutes of Executive Council. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries ;RG 275
dc.subject Smith, D.W. (David William) en_US
dc.subject Russell, Peter en_US
dc.subject Newark en_US
dc.subject Niagara-on-the-Lake en_US
dc.title David William Smith House correspondence, 1798 [transcription] en_US
dc.type Other en_US

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