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Bownes, Andrew (fl. 1686) Account of Mssrs. Peter Schuyler and Robert Livingston

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00143 Author/Creator: Bownes, Andrew (fl. 1686) Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 1686/07/21 Pagination: 1p. + docket 31.7 x 20 cm

Summary of Content: Record of a sum due to Andrew Bowne by Schuyler and Livingston.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Merchants and TradeCommerceFinanceDebt

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