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Lilly, Moses (fl. 1749) Account of Robert Livingston, Jr.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.02753 Author/Creator: Lilly, Moses (fl. 1749) Place Written: Bay of Honduras Type: Autograph document signed Date: 1749/01/25 Pagination: 1p. + docket 11.3 x 32.2 cm Order a Copy

Charges on the account are for log wood, beaver hats, and handkerchiefs.

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