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The private bookplate of Gov. Jonathan Belcher (1681–1757)
Carte de visite
Private collection of William Jones
Gov. Jonathan Belcher (1681–1757), who was a merchant, businessman, and politician from the Province of Massachusetts Bay during the American colonial period. Belcher served simultaneously for over a decade as colonial governor of the British colonies of New Hampshire (1729–1741) and Massachusetts (1730–1741) and later for ten years as governor of New Jersey.