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Livingston, Philip to Robert Livingston re: Cousin Livingston's campaign for Assemblyman

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.01575 Author/Creator: Livingston, Philip Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1724/05/07 Pagination: 1p. + addr. 18.5 x 20.6 cm

Summary of Content: Philip writes of his support for his cousin's bid for Assemblymen, but is skeptical of his chances of winning. Most of the address leaf is missing. Docketed on address leaf.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: ElectionChildren and FamilyGovernment and CivicsPolitics

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