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A letter of John Roost to the Rev. Albertus C. Van Raalte, concerning his efforts in selling bonds out East for the funding of the Holland Harbor project. Selling bonds has been very difficult work but he encloses a check of $450 for bonds he sold in Albany. Roost does not enjoy his begging task at all.
Albany, New York
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Roost, John, "Letter from John Roost to A. C. V. R." (1859). Van Raalte Papers: 1850-1859. 114.