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Livingston, Robert (1654-1728) Private conference with the 4 Nations

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.02140 Author/Creator: Livingston, Robert (1654-1728) Place Written: [Albany, New York Type: Manuscript document Date: 1720/09/01 Pagination: 2p. + docket 32.8 x 18.3 cm fragment

Summary of Content: Most of the document is illegible due to damage. Signed by Robert Livingston, Secretary of Indian Affairs.

People: Livingston, Robert, 1654-1728

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: American Indian HistoryMilitary HistoryGovernment and CivicsDiplomacy

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