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Lush, John (fl. 1739) Bill for flour shipped by Gilbert Livingston to Robert G. Livingston

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.04410 Author/Creator: Lush, John (fl. 1739) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Document signed Date: 1739/04/11 Pagination: 1p. + docket 17.7 x 19.4 cm

Summary of Content: Gilbert shipped the flour to Robert G. Livingston in Antigua. Printed by John Peter Zenger, 1738.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: CaribbeanWheatDiet and nutritionMerchants and TradeCommerceFinance

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