Testimony

Object number
2012.31
Creator
Richardson, Thomas
Date
July 23 1756
Description
Testimony of Thomas Richardson, Rhode Island's General Treasurer to Martin Howard, Justice of the Peace about his involvement in forfeited lands by Joseph Munro of Swansea. Munro is accused of counterfeiting Rhode Island bills of credit. Those counterfeit bills were then by Richardson to John Cole of Warren. Document is signed by Richardson, John Howard, Josias Lyndon.
Credit Line
Gift of Josy Wright
Object Type
testimonies
Subjects
Counterfeiting
Real estate development
Related People & Organizations
Howard, Martin (subject)
Lyndon, Josias (subject)
Wright, Josy (subject)