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Livingston, Robert, et al "Account of the negotiations of K:V: Renselaer & Robert Livingston who . . .

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.02085 Author/Creator: Livingston, Robert, et al Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 1709/05 Pagination: 2p. + docket 30 x 19 cm

Summary of Content: . . . were sent Express to Albany by the President & Councill of N: York to dispatch spys to Canada"


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: CanadaFranceAmerican Indian HistorySpyingGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyMilitary HistoryGovernment and Civics

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