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85. Record and Decree, Court of Appeals in Cases of Capture, 17 Sept. 1783, DNA
Microcopy 162, Case 30. Lowell had been appointed to the court on 5 Dec. 1782. 23
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Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2007.