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Nicolls, Matthias to Robert Livingston re: request for payment of ten shillings

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00024 Author/Creator: Nicolls, Matthias Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1678/06/25 Pagination: 2 p. + addr. 29.7 x 19.2 cm

Nicolls discusses the "backwardness in payment for . . . Commissioners," and requests that Livingston outlay 10 shillings to a Capt. Salisbury. Docketed on address leaf.

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