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Santon, Lucas Request for payment from Livingston

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00141 Author/Creator: Santon, Lucas Place Written: New York, New York Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 1686/03/25 Pagination: 1p. + docket 29.4 x 19 cm

Summary of Content: Request for funds collected by Livingston as Collector of the Excise in Albany. Also signed by John Smith as a witness.

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: FinanceTaxes or TaxationGovernment and CivicsLaw

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