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Livingston, Robert (1688-1775) to Robert Livingston re: borders between land patents

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.01159 Author/Creator: Livingston, Robert (1688-1775) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1717/07/30 Pagination: 2p. + addr. 20.7 x 16.6 cm

Summary of Content: Robert states that he has found means to support himself, and also explains the new borders between Livingston's and Renselaer's land patents. Docketed on address leaf.

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Boundary or Property DisputeSurveyingLand TransactionFinance

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