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Collection Reference Number GLC03107.00275
From Archive Folder The Livingston Family Papers [020] 1694 
Title An act for regulating of trade and exportation
Date 1694
Document Type Government document
Content Description Act requiring a security of £100 to be deposited for the transportation of pipe, staves, boards, and timber. It is also stipulated that the timber only be shipped to England, the West Indies, and the Summer or the Wine Islands. An additional note on p.2 states the author's opinion that this act is not meant as an affront or prejudice to New York, but rather, it is intended to promote trade in the province of New Jersey. Docketed on verso.
Subjects Law  Merchants and Trade  Commerce  Government and Civics  Global History and Civics  Caribbean  Overseas Trade  
Place written New Jersey
Theme Industry; Merchants & Commerce; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Livingston Family Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859