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A diary entry of Hoyt G. Post, in Part I, dated 1850, Post wrote an account of his life in the Holland Colony. He had arrived in the Colony in May 1848 to build a store. He enjoyed the hunting and fishing in the area. Hoyt's diary, in general, is very negative about the Dutch settlers.
Holland, Ottawa County, Michigan
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Post, Hoyt G., "Diary Entry by Hoyt G. Post" (1848). Van Raalte Papers: 1840-1849. 204.