Livingston, Robert R., letter, 1803.


Livingston, Robert R., letter, 1803.

One letter from Robert R. Livingston to Elkanah Watson, reporting on the value of a gypsum sample, discussing his success in completing negotiations for the Louisiana Purchase, and indicating his desire to return to the United States.

2 leaves.

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