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Sir Godfrey Kneller Annuity Receipt, 1716

Title
Sir Godfrey Kneller Annuity Receipt, 1716
ID
Mss. Sm Coll Kneller
Extent
0.01 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
Receipt, 27 June 1716, signed by G[odfrey] Kneller, for 18 pounds for an annuity plan from the British government.  Plan as "an act for granting to Her Majesty new Duties of Excife [excise] and upon feveral [several] imported Commodities, and for eftablifhing [establishing] a yearly Fund thereby, and by other Ways and Means to raife [raise], Nine hundred thoufand [thousand] Pounds by Sale of Annuities, for the Service of the Year 1710, and other Ufes [uses] therein mentioned."
Creators
Kneller, Godfrey, Sir (1646-1723)
Subjects
Artists--England
Genres
Annuities
Receipts (financial records)
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Acquired
1983.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
Purchase with Jesse Choate Phillips Fund.
Preferred Citation
Sir Godfrey Kneller Annuity Receipt, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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