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    Autograph Paybill To a Woman Silk Producer, 1793. One page, 7.75" x 6", Wallingford [Connecticut], July 19, 1793. Payment is authorized to Mabel Bailey for "thirteen & one half ounces of good silk" for which she will be paid "Two Shillings & three pence". The document is signed by Oliver Stanley, a member of the Connecticut Assembly and other prominent Wallingford citizens including Samuel Woodruff, Jeremiah Carrington, and John Porter, the constable. With the usual fold creases and some light occasional foxing, otherwise the document is bright, legible and in fine condition. From the Judith Kaplan Women's History Collection.

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