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Unknown Document of a court proceeding [in Dutch]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00051 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Manuscript document Date: 1680/12/07 Pagination: 2p. + docket 32.5 x 21 cm

Summary of Content: Document concerns Robert Livingston, Alida Schuyler, and Nicolaus van Rennselaer. Contains names of seven individuals present, including C. van Dyk.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: LawJudiciaryWomen's HistoryEstate

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