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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.01829 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Manuscript document Date: [?] Pagination: 2p. 29.3 x 18.4 cm

Summary of Content: of Jacob Harwoods sham sale of Robt. Livingstons Tallys of 1670." P.1 of the document outlines how Harwood's actions anulled any legitimate sale. P.2 is an account of how Robert Livingston came into possession of a part of the estate of Coll. Dongan. Docketed on verso.

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: EstateMerchants and TradeCommerceLawForgery and FraudFinance

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