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Hansen, Hendrick R. (fl. 1744) to Robert Livingston, Jr. re: familial respects

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.02691 Author/Creator: Hansen, Hendrick R. (fl. 1744) Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1744/01/01 Pagination: 1p. + addr. 31 x 19.2 cm

Summary of Content: Hendrick Hansen, the son of Robert, Jr.'s sister Alida, writes his uncle to declare his devotion to him, and to state his wish that Robert, Jr. will "further and promote" his education. He also sends his blessing for the New Year.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Children and FamilyHolidays and CelebrationsEducation

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