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Nicolls, Matthias to Robert Livingston re: reception of posts and pelts, Livingston's marriage

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00039 Author/Creator: Nicolls, Matthias Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1679/06/20 Pagination: 1p. + addr. 30.6 x 19.5 cm

Nicolls responds to the letters he received from Livingston, also mentioning "foure beaver" pelts he received in the same packet. Nicolls congratulates Livingston on his upcoming marriage to Alida Schuyler. Docketed on address leaf.

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