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Bradstreet, John (1711-1774) [Order to pay Robert Livingston 576 pounds]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01450.275 Author/Creator: Bradstreet, John (1711-1774) Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 4 June 1759 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 31 x 18.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Bradstreet, a British officer, orders Abraham W. Cortin, a temporary deputy paymaster general, to make the payment, which was owed for "Sundries supplied for His Majesty's service" during the French and Indian War. A note signed by Livingston below the order states that the payment should be made to Dirck Jansen. A note signed my Jansen on the verso indicates the payment was received on 8 August 1759.

People: Bradstreet, John, 1714-1774
Livingston, Robert, 1708-1790
Jansen, Dirck, b. 1735

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Military HistoryFrench and Indian WarFinanceMerchants and TradeMilitary Supplies

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