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Collection Reference Number GLC03107.03594
From Archive Folder The Livingston Family Papers [089] 1785 
Title Authorization for John Wigram to distrain and appraise goods of Andries Bartle
Date 13 December 1785
Author Livingston, Robert (1708-1790)  
Document Type Business and financial document
Content Description Robert, Jr. authorizes John Wigram to enter the house of the late Andries Bartle and distrain goods to the amount of 48 pounds for overdue rent. He then states that if payment is not made by the 1st of January next, Wigram is to appraise and sell the goods, and then to dispose of the money in a specified manner.
Subjects Finance  Debt  Estate  Landlord and Tenant  
People Livingston, Robert (1708-1790)  
Place written Manor of Livingston, New York
Theme Law
Sub-collection The Livingston Family Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859