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Rutgers, Herman Account of Robert Livingston [in Dutch]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00047 Author/Creator: Rutgers, Herman Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 1681/06/21 Pagination: 2p. 16.4 x 21.3 cm

Summary of Content: Docketed on p.2.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Merchants and TradeCommerceFinanceDebt

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