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Livingston, Peter Robert to Robert Livingston, Jr. re: determined to clear debts

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.03090 Author/Creator: Livingston, Peter Robert Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1766/12/22 Pagination: 1p.+ addr. 33.6 x 21.1 cm

Summary of Content: Peter Robert writes that he is relieved that his father's anger towards him has subsided, and he promises to stay away from business of any kind, and to pay all of his debts within the next year. He also agrees to sell a house in Harlem, and notes that markets are extremely dull at the moment. Docketed on address leaf.


Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Children and FamilyFinanceDebtMerchants and TradeCommerceLand TransactionEconomics

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

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