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Livingston, Philip Certificate that the Justices of Albany were informed of the county tax

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.01114 Author/Creator: Livingston, Philip Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Autograph document signed Date: 1716 Pagination: 1p. + docket 12.6 x 20.8 cm


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Taxes or TaxationFinanceGovernment and Civics

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