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Apprenticeship programs.

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Joseph Bartlett indenture papers for Ephraim Richardson, 1792. : [manuscript]

Identifier: MS4889
Scope and Contents Collection consists of one (1) handwritten leaf dating from 1792. Document is fragile and has been housed in a Mylar sleeve in an acid free folder.

Document compels fourteen year-old Ephraim Richardson to serve as an apprentice to Enoch Morrill until the age of twenty-one. Expectations for both Richardson and his master, which includes the former being obedient and the latter ensuring that Richardson learns to both read and write, are enumerated in detail.
Dates: 1792