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Collection Reference Number GLC03107.01740
From Archive Folder The Livingston Family Papers [057] September-December 1725 
Title Stephen Bayard to Robert Livingston re: loss of slaves during voyage
Date 12 November 1725
Author Bayard, Stephen (1700-1757)  
Recipient Livingston, Robert  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Bayard reports that 30 slaves died on a voyage to the colony due to a shortage of food. He also mentions that Moses Levy is awaiting payment of Livingston's account. Docketed on address leaf.
Subjects Judaism  Finance  Death  Diet and Nutrition  Merchants and Trade  Commerce  Slavery  Slave Trade  
People Bayard, Stephen (1700-1757)  Livingston, Robert (1654-1728)  Levy, Moses (fl. 1717-1725)  
Place written New York, New York
Theme African Americans; Slavery & Abolition; Merchants & Commerce; Naval & Maritime; Banking & Economics
Sub-collection The Livingston Family Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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