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A contract between the Rev. Albertus C. Van Raalte and C. G. de Moen in regards to the pottery factory. It reads: "This is to certify that the undersigned A. C. Van Raalte, minister of the Christian Seceding Church from Ommen, with C. Dros, manufacturer of soap and C. G. de Moen, physician and gynecologist from Leiden, will go into partnership with one another for the purpose of quarrying clay or loam from the Lemelerberg to sell it or use it in other lucrative ways, by manufacturing bricks, pans, pots or other kinds of earthenware which can be made with a profit, or to do something else, for fifteen consecutive years, starting today and ending no later than December 1855; this partnership can be expanded if so desire, and more people can join."
Ommen, the Netherlands
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Van Raalte, A. C.; de Moen, C. G.; Kennedy, Simone; and Kennedy, Nella, "Contract Between A. C. Van Raalte and C. G. de Moen" (1840). Van Raalte Papers: 1840-1849. 6.