|Object ID number||D2001.15.02.16|
|Title||Barney Daley Folder|
|Scope & Content||
A hand-written copy of the original deed for a parcel of land on Main St. in South Windsor, CT now owned by Barney Daley (2005). The parcel was originally conveyed to Thomas Burnham, Sr., South Windsor, from Chief Uncas of the Mohegan Indian Tribe in 1711. The copy traces the ownership of the parcel up to about 1836. Barney Daley
purchased the land in the 1950's from one Jack Kearns who had
purchased it during the Great Depression. The copy shows the purchase price as one coat, 2 shillings, 6 pence and "divers other
goods". It has the signature marks of the Natives carefully recreated by Barney.
|Collection||Barney E. Daley Collection|
Daley, Barney E.
Anne, Queen of Great Britain
Burnham, Thomas, Sr
Uncas, Chief of the Mohegans, d. 1684.
|Year Range from||1930|
|Year Range to||1970|