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The Helderberg Advocate

Donald F. Cameron

Abstract


The article annouces the Library's acquisition of "The Hilderberg Advocate," Volume I, No. i through Volume III, No. 23 (September 1, 1841-August 16, 1843). The paper is an interesting episode in the anti-rent war waged by the tenants of the Van Rensselaers of upstate New York for several generations until finally the matter was settled in the 186o's.

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