Our Collection

At the Institute’s core is the Gilder Lehrman Collection, one of the great archives in American history. More than 70,000 items cover five hundred years of American history, from Columbus’s 1493 letter describing the New World to soldiers’ letters from World War II and Vietnam. Explore primary sources, visit exhibitions in person or online, or bring your class on a field trip.

Schuyler, Phillip to Robert Livingston re: business and the price of goods

High-resolution images are available to schools and libraries via subscription to American History, 1493-1943. Check to see if your school or library already has a subscription. Or click here for more information. You may also order a pdf of the image from us here.

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.01006 Author/Creator: Schuyler, Phillip Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1713/01/02 Pagination: 1p. + addr. 25.7 x 19.8 cm

Summary of Content: Schuyler discusses the price of various goods and the state of their business accounts. He also mentions an unsubstantiated rumor that the French have taken Surinam. Docketed on address leaf.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: FinanceMerchants and TradeCommerceGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyMilitary HistoryFranceLatin and South America

Sub Era:

Order a Copy Citation Guidelines for Online Resources