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Vetch, Samuel to Robert Livingston re: family concerns

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00945 Author/Creator: Vetch, Samuel Place Written: Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1712/11/20 Pagination: 1p. + addr. + dock 18.6 x 14.9 cm

Vetch forwards his and his wife's regards to the Livingston family, and discusses the health and well-being of their relations.

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