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Livingston, Family Letters and documents of the Livingston-Redmond family of New York (decimalized).

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107 Author/Creator: Livingston, Family Place Written: [various places] Type: Various Date: 1637-1850 Pagination: 5445 items

Summary of Content: Microfilm copy available

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Merchants and TradeCommerceFinanceGovernment and CivicsMilitary HistoryDebtGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyAmerican Indian History

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