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Collection Reference Number GLC03107.03298
From Archive Folder The Livingston Family Papers [081] 1773 
Title Abraham Yates, Jr. to Robert Livingston re: ungracious attitude of Dudley Davis
Date 12 October 1773
Author Yates, Abraham, Jr. (1724-1796)  
Recipient Livingston, Robert  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Yates expresses wonder at Dudley Davis's criticism of himself, and believes that Davis has made these remarks out of desperation and a desire to blame some one for his troubles. Yates therefore advises Robert to stay away from him "for fear (if he should sink) he might lay hold and take part of our substance along with him."
Subjects Law  Finance  Debt  
People Yates, Abraham, Jr. (1724-1796)  Livingston, Robert (1708-1790)  Davis, Dudley (fl. 1767-1773)  
Place written Albany, New York
Theme Banking & Economics; Law
Sub-collection The Livingston Family Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859