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Livingston, John, 1714-1786 to Robert and Alida Livingston re: New Year's brief

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.01538 Author/Creator: Livingston, John, 1714-1786 Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1723/01/01 Pagination: 1p. + addr.+docket 36.7 x 22.9 cm Order a Copy

John sends his grandparents his best wishes for the new year. Docketed on address leaf.

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