Andrew Billings papers  1776-1806
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Title: Andrew Billings papers
Creator: Van Cortlandt family
Inclusive dates: 1776-1806
Extent: 8 items
Abstract:
The Andrew Billings papers contain letters concerning his business transactions, hardships in raising troops for the Revolution, the poor business climate of the early national period, the scarcity of money, and the new laws concerning the abolition of primogeniture. He also outlines an idea for creating a co-operative among Poughkeepsie-area merchants.

Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
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The University of Michigan
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Web Site: www.clements.umich.edu