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Bayard, Stephen (fl. 1725-1731) to Robert Livingston re: news from the West Indies

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.01748 Author/Creator: Bayard, Stephen (fl. 1725-1731) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1725/12/16 Pagination: 3p. + addr. 19 x 15.4 cm

Summary of Content: Stephen writes that the King is to return to London, and that England will go to war with Spain for reasons unknown to him. He also discusses the state of trade in the West Indies. Docketed on address leaf.

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: CaribbeanGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyMilitary HistoryCommerceFinanceGovernment and CivicsMerchants and Trade

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