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Ben: Petition, Shenandoah County

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Woodstock Va Jan. 6 1837 } Paid '3/ 1/2 To Messrs. Bare & Rinker of the House of Delegates. Richmond Va Saml Bare [Illegible] of Saml. C. Williams Esqr Petition of Ben, a free man of color, of Shenandoah, asking permission to remain in the state