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Smith, William (1797-1887) to Robert Livingston re: money to be paid to John Barberie

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00755 Author/Creator: Smith, William (1797-1887) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph document signed Date: 1706/01/16 Pagination: 1 p. + docket 10.9 x 15.7 cm

Request that Livingston pay John Barberie a sum of money as part of what he owes to Gabriel Minvielle. Noted as "Accepted" by Robert Livingston 18 May 1707.

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