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Collection Reference Number GLC03107.03587
From Archive Folder The Livingston Family Papers [089] 1785 
Title Abraham Peterson to Robert Livingston re: request for extension of credit
Date 10 September 1785
Author Peterson, Abraham (fl. 1785)  
Recipient Livingston, Robert  
Document Type Correspondence; Business and financial document
Content Description Peterson states that due to the scarcity of money, he is unable to clear his debt with Robert, Jr. at the specified time. He then asks for a further extension of credit, and promises to compensate for any personal losses that Robert, Jr. may experience as a result of the delay. Docketed on address leaf.
Subjects Finance  Debt  Coins and Currency  Economics  
People Livingston, Robert (1708-1790)  
Place written Claverack, New York
Theme Merchants & Commerce; Banking & Economics
Sub-collection The Livingston Family Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859