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Peter Bowdoin Prentis Attorney License, 1841 June 28

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 10
Identifier: id150712

Scope and Contents

License to practice as an attorney and counsellor granted to Peter Bowdoin Prentis of Nansemond Co., Va. Signed by Philip Norborne Nicholas, Abel Parker Upshur, and Richard H. Baker, Va. Supreme Court.


  • Creation: 1841 June 28

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