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C. Ashley Ellefson, "Governor John Seymour and the Charter of Annapolis, 1708"
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Edward C. Papenfuse, "Comparative Analysis of All Known Eighteenth-Century Versions of the Annapolis City Charter"

Eighteenth-Century Sources

NB: Governor Seymour granted the charter in the name of Queen Anne; Mayor Amos Garrett's signature does not appear on any of the 1708 copies of the charter.

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