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Collection Reference Number GLC03107.00169
From Archive Folder The Livingston Family Papers [016] 1690 
Title An account of the livestock brought from Tashkanik for fear of Indians
Date 24 May 1690
Author Livingston, Robert (1654-1728)  
Document Type Business and financial document
Content Description An account of twenty-two cows, sixteen bulls, and forty sheep brought from Tashkanik to Hartford by tenants fearing Indians. Livingston lists the tenants to whom the livestock are divided, and how the animals are branded. P.2 contains a note addressed to Mr. Cyprian Nicolls in which Livingston discusses providing for the animals through the winter and grants Nicolls the use of his "Negro" until the spring.
Subjects American Indian History  Agriculture and Animal Husbandry  Landlord and Tenant  Slavery  African American History  
People Livingston, Robert (1654-1728)  
Place written Hartford, Connecticut
Theme Merchants & Commerce; Slavery & Abolition; African Americans; Native Americans
Sub-collection The Livingston Family Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859