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Livingston, Robert Account of the Revenue of the Excise at Albany

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00107 Author/Creator: Livingston, Robert Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 1700/10/01 Pagination: 1p. + docket 58.2 x 37.3 cm

Summary of Content: The revenue of Albany was counted from 12 November 1683 to 1 May 1690, collecting £1750. The collection was continued from 28 May 1692 to 25 March 1700, collecting £1663. According to the tabulation, the former total was considered "Before the Revolution" and the latter, "after the Revolution," referring to Jacob Leisler's Rebellion of 1689-1691.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: FinanceTaxes or TaxationGovernment and CivicsRebellion

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