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Sharpas, William to Robert Livingston re: letters from the Royal Anne Pacquett

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00883 Author/Creator: Sharpas, William Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1711/05/15 Pagination: 1p. +addr. 32.2 x 22.2 cm

Sharpas enclosed letters from England. Docketed on address leaf.

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