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Livingston, Peter Robert to Robert Livingston, Jr. re: decision regarding Philip, (1716-1778) Livingston

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.03220 Author/Creator: Livingston, Peter Robert Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1769/12/23 Pagination: 1p. + docket 30.2 x 19 cm

Summary of Content: Peter Robert states that he believes a favorable decision regarding Philip, (1716-1778) Livingston's seat in the legislature will be made in the next week.

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Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Government and CivicsPoliticsElection

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

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