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• Copy of Timen Stiddem's letter, written in Amsterdam in 1651 to Axel Oxenstierna, Chancellor of Sweden, requesting assistance returning to Sweden following the shipwreck of the Kattan off Puerto Rico. The letter is written in Swedish and preserved in the Swedish Archives, Stockholm. Of special note: Timen's signature. This is the basis for the spelling of Timen's name in the Society's official logo.

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• Governor Lovelace Deed to Tymen Stiddem, 3 May 1671

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• William Penn Period: List of people naturalized, or desiring to be naturalized, 1683

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• Will of Timon Stiddem, 1 Feb 1686

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• 1874 3-dimensional map drawing of Wilmington, Delaware, showing Timen Stiddem's house (though not labled as such) at 14th and Poplar Streets (circled in white in upper right-hand corner).

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• 1867 map of Wilmington, Delaware, showing location of Timen Stiddem's house (circled in white) at 14th and Poplar Streets.

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• Map of Wilmington as of 1772 showing location of Tymen Stidham's house and land, along with other prominent landmarks.

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• 1813 section of Wilmington survey map by Benjamin Ferris showing Stidham Street.

Portion of Governor Lovelace Deed

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