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Livingston, Robert Authorization for Alida Livingston to manage the estate during Robert's absence

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00874 Author/Creator: Livingston, Robert Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Autograph document signed Date: 1711/04/21 Pagination: 1p. + docket 34.8 x 22.8 cm

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: LawEstateWomen's History

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