Fragment of the Examination of Richard Carrier
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Source Citation William Frederick Poole. The Witchcraft Delusion of 1692. By Gov. Thomas Hutchinson, From an Unpublished Manuscript (An Early Draft of His History of Massachusetts) in the Massachusetts Archives. New England Historical and Genealogical Register, vol. 24: no. 4 (October 1870), pp. 401.
Records of the Salem Witch-Hunt (2009) No. 430: Fragment of the Examination of Richard Carrier
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  • July 22, 1692
  • : Examination
The Salem Witchcraft Papers (1977) not available
Woodward's Records of Salem Witchcraft (1864) N/A
Godbeer's The Salem Witch Hunt (2011) N/A
Levin's What Happened in Salem? (1960) N/A

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