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Collection Reference Number GLC03107.03376
From Archive Folder The Livingston Family Papers [084] 1777-1779 
Title Anthony Hoffman to Robert Livingston re: request to borrow an anchor and a cable
Date 6 August 1778
Author Hoffman, Anthony, Jr. (fl. 1778-1783)  
Recipient Livingston, Robert  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Anthony Hoffman, Jr. asks to borrow an anchor and a cable from Robert's sloop, as he is in a rush to send a shipment of flour down the river to supply their army.
Subjects Merchants and Trade  Commerce  Finance  Military History  Continental Army  Military Provisions  Wheat  Diet and Nutrition  Maritime  Transportation  
People Hoffman, Anthony, Jr. (fl. 1778-1783)  Livingston, Robert (1708-1790)  
Place written Red Hook, New York
Theme Merchants & Commerce; Naval & Maritime; The American Revolution
Sub-collection The Livingston Family Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859