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Davis, Isaac (fl. 1782) to Robert Livingston, Jr. re: trade

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.03465 Author/Creator: Davis, Isaac (fl. 1782) Place Written: Rhinebeck, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1782/12/07 Pagination: 2p. + addr. 17.3 x 21.2 cm

Summary of Content: Isaac Davis informs Robert, Jr. of his trade transactions, and notes that it is better to sell goods for wheat at the moment since money is so scarce. Docketed on address leaf.


Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Merchants and TradeCommerceFinanceEconomicsCoins and CurrencyWheatDiet and nutrition

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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