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Conchlin, Mary (fl. 1790) Lease of a farm from Robert Livingston, Jr.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.03681 Author/Creator: Conchlin, Mary (fl. 1790) Place Written: [Manor of Livingston, New York] Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 1790/05/25 Pagination: 3p. + docket 32.3 x 20.7 cm


Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Woman AuthorWomen's HistoryLand TransactionLandlord and TenantContract

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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