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Livingston, Gilbert to Robert Livingston re: proposition for financial assistance

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.01379 Author/Creator: Livingston, Gilbert Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Autograph letter signed Date: [1721/09/14] Pagination: 3p. + docket 30.8 x 21.1 cm

Summary of Content: Gilbert apoligizes for falling into disfavor with his father, and explains that drastic circumstances have left him financially crippled and without a decent plot of land. He therefore proposes that his father give him some assistance, for his grandchildren's sake, and procure a piece of land and a job for him.

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Children and FamilyFinanceDebtOffice SeekerLand Transaction

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