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Schuyler, Phillip to Robert Livingston re: falling prices of provisions

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.01057 Author/Creator: Schuyler, Phillip Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1714/04/05 Pagination: 1p. + addr. 30.8 x 19.3 cm

Summary of Content: Schuyler informs Livingston that Hugh Saills will pay him a visit in order to tell him what has happened to his sloop. Schuyler also mentions that the prices of provisions have fallen, and that Livingston's bellows remain unsold. Docketed on address leaf.

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: MaritimeFinanceMerchants and TradeCommerceEconomics

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