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Livingston, Robert to Lords of Trade and Plantations re: difficulties of sea travel

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00698 Author/Creator: Livingston, Robert Place Written: Clovally, Devon [England] Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1703/07/09 Pagination: 1 p. + docket 31.9 x 19.9 cm

Summary of Content: Livingston's description of efforts of French Privateers to capture the ship upon which Livingston made the voyage to England. He also states his desires to travel from Bristol to London, so as to report to current New York provincial affairs, and to transmit the packet from Viscount Cornbury to the Board.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: TravelMaritimeFranceGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyPrivateeringGovernment and Civics

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