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Livingston, Robert Ink Diagram of "New Invention of a Corn Mill"

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00661 Author/Creator: Livingston, Robert Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Print Date: 1701 Pagination: 1 p. + docket 30.6 x 19 cm

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: MillIndustryScience and TechnologyDiet and nutritionInvention

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