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Buckly, Clement (fl. 1695) Account of Robert Livingston with John Roder

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00321 Author/Creator: Buckly, Clement (fl. 1695) Place Written: London, [England] Type: Autograph document signed Date: 1695/12/28 Pagination: 1p. + docket 11.5 x 19.5 cm

Summary of Content: Livingston purchased 24 yards of "Black Glaz'd Linnin" from John Roder, signed by clerk Buckly.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: FinanceMerchants and TradeCommerceTextileClothing and Accessories

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