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Livingston, Philip to Robert Livingston, Jr. re: caution regarding debtors

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.02571 Author/Creator: Livingston, Philip Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1739/03/24 Pagination: 2p. 31.5 x 21.9 cm

Summary of Content: Philip urges his son to collect payment from his debtors as soon as possible, or have them arrested. He expresses displeasure regarding the recent elections in Albany, and notes that he is awaiting a shipment of goods from their vessel the Oswego, now sailing from London.

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Children and FamilyFinanceDebtLawMerchants and TradeCommerceMaritimeGovernment and CivicsPoliticsElection

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