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Livingston, William to Robert Livingston, Jr. re: defending their title to the Manor

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.02876 Author/Creator: Livingston, William Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1754/02/04 Pagination: 3p. + addr. 37.5 x 23 cm

Summary of Content: William regrets that he has no favorable news regarding their boundary dispute with Boston. He warns Robert, Jr. of the possible treachery of Mr. Hutchinson, and outlines a letter concerning the Livingston's claims to the Manor that Robert, Jr. should send to Hutchinson.

Background Information: Signer of the U.S. Constitution.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Boundary or Property DisputeLawLandlord and Tenant

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