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Livingston, Philip to Robert Livingston re: slow trade and a shortage of money

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00970 Author/Creator: Livingston, Philip Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1713/04/13 Pagination: 1p. + addr. 33 x 20.8 cm

Summary of Content: Philip urges his father to procure a pass to go to Canada where he may make some money, and asks that his father to help him financially by sending him one or two slaves, and paying some of his debt. Docketed on address leaf.

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: FinanceChildren and FamilyCommerceMerchants and TradeCanadaDebtSlaveryAfrican American HistoryIndentured Servant

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