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Livingston, Robert, Jr. to Robert Livingston of Clermont re: French lessons

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.01628 Author/Creator: Livingston, Robert, Jr. Place Written: New Rochelle, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1725/03/10 Pagination: 2p.+ addr. 20.1 x 32.3 cm

Summary of Content: Young Robert thanks his uncle for some shoes, and notes that he hopes to master the French language soon. P.2 contains a letter written to the Mayor regarding trade with the Indians and relations with the French in Canada. The letter is not signed, and is dated April 1725, Albany. Docketed on address leaf.

People: Livingston, Robert, 1654-1728
Livingston, Robert, 1663-1725

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: American Indian HistoryChildren and FamilyClothing and AccessoriesEducationLiterature and Language ArtsGovernment and CivicsMerchants and TradeCommerceGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyCanadaGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyFrance

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