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Collection Reference Number GLC03107.03327
From Archive Folder The Livingston Family Papers [082] 1774-1775 
Title Catherine Lawrence to her brother, Robert Livingston re: plea for shelter during dangerous times
Date 31 August 1775
Author Lawrence, Catharine Livingston (fl. 1775-1782)  
Recipient Livingston, Robert  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Robert, Jr.'s sister begs him to grant her some shelter and safety during such dangerous times, and also adds: "The Almighty God is omnipresent here & there his Goodness was great when greap shott went hissing thro the Air like the sound of sky Rockets over our heads & not one of our Lives lost."
Subjects Religion  Woman Author  Women's History  Military History  Global History and Civics  Revolutionary War  Weaponry  Ammunition  Artillery  
People Lawrence, Catharine Livingston (fl. 1775-1782)  Livingston, Robert (1708-1790)  
Place written New York, New York
Theme Religion; Children & Family; Women in American History; Foreign Affairs; 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