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Livingston, Peter Robert to Robert Livingston, Jr. re: trade markets

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.03053 Author/Creator: Livingston, Peter Robert Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1766/03/24 Pagination: 1p. + addr. 32.1 x 20.5 cm

Summary of Content: Peter Robert writes of the state of trading markets in Europe, and notes that America is beginning to recover from a trading slump. He forwards some accounts, and states that his father will find them "more and more in favour of America so that we make no doubt here but the [Stamp] Act will be Repealed." Docketed on address leaf.


Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Merchants and TradeCommerceEconomicsFinanceGovernment and CivicsTaxes or TaxationGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyStamp ActLaw

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

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