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Unknown Account of Robert Livinston [in Dutch]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00179 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Autograph document Date: 1690 Pagination: 1p.+ docket 15.4 x 38.1 cm

Summary of Content: The Ship Margriot is mentioned along with Livingston in the account sheet.

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: FinanceMerchants and TradeCommerceTransportationMaritime

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