Our Collection

At the Institute’s core is the Gilder Lehrman Collection, one of the great archives in American history. More than 70,000 items cover five hundred years of American history, from Columbus’s 1493 letter describing the New World to soldiers’ letters from World War II and Vietnam. Explore primary sources, visit exhibitions in person or online, or bring your class on a field trip.

Ryckman, Albert Account of Robert Livingston [in Dutch]

High-resolution images are available to schools and libraries via subscription to American History, 1493-1943. Check to see if your school or library already has a subscription. Or click here for more information. You may also request a pdf of the image from us here.

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00048 Author/Creator: Ryckman, Albert Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 1680/09/29 Pagination: 2p. + docket 19 x 30 cm

Summary of Content: Account sheet for transactions between Robert Livingston and Albert Ryckman between 24 June 1680 and 5 September 1680.

People:

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Merchants and TradeCommerceFinanceDebt

Sub Era:

Order a Copy Citation Guidelines for Online Resources