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West, John to Robert Livingston re: news from Boston and Oxford

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00058 Author/Creator: West, John Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1681/06/06 Pagination: 1p. + addr. 31.5 x 21.7 cm

Summary of Content: West mentions the Collection of Customs and the General Court of Assizes, and news from Boston that the Parliament at Oxford is being prorogued, due to tensions between the legislature and the King. Docketed on address leaf.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Taxes or TaxationGovernment and CivicsPoliticsFinance

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