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Rimos, Edward Account of Robert Livingston

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00487 Author/Creator: Rimos, Edward Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 20 March 1698 Pagination: 1p. + docket 11 x 15.4 cm

Summary of Content: Bill for items such as wine and silk.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: FinanceTextileClothing and AccessoriesAlcohol

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