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Hall, George (fl. 1678) to Robert Livingston re: Hall's experiences as a trapper

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00022 Author/Creator: Hall, George (fl. 1678) Place Written: Kingston, [?] Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1678/02/24 Pagination: 1p. + addr. 30.6 x 20 cm

Summary of Content: Hall describes his existence as a trapper and also sends news of Livingston's dog. He offers to send the dog to Livingston as soon as the opportunity arises. Docketed on address leaf.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Fur TradePets

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