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Stevenson, James to Robert Livingston Jr. re: difficulty collecting the excise

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.02505 Author/Creator: Stevenson, James Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1733/03/30 Pagination: 1p. + addr. 20.7 x 32.8 cm

Summary of Content: Stevensen writes that he is having a great deal of trouble collecting the excise in Albany, and discusses some other financial matters. He also mentions that his wife gave birth to a son, who has contracted sprue, which has left them both extremely ill. Docketed on address leaf.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Children and FamilyWomen's HistoryHealth and MedicalDiseaseFinanceGovernment and CivicsTaxes or Taxation

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