Definition of Robert R. Livingston
1. Noun. American Revolutionary leader who served in the Continental Congress and as minister to France (1746-1813).
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1. The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution: Being the Letters by Jared Sparks, United States Dept. of State (1830)
"To Robert R. Livingston. Amsterdam, April 4th, 1782, 476 John Adams to CWF ... To Robert R. Livingston. The Hague, August 16th, 1782, - 487 Attempts to ..."
2. The Revolutionary Diplomatic Correspondence of the United States by United States Dept. of State, Francis Wharton, John Bassett Moore (1889)
"I have the honor to be, &c., Robert R. Livingston. Livingston to Morris.* PHILADELPHIA, May 8,1782. DEAR SIR : I enclose the list of salaries you requested. ..."
3. The National Portrait Gallery of Distinguished Americans: With Biographical ...edited by James Herring, James Barton Longacre edited by James Herring, James Barton Longacre (1853)
"Robert R. Livingston was descended from a family of historical celebrity in the annals of Scotland. Kings, regents, and nobles appeal in the line of his ..."
4. Bulletin of the New York Public Library by New York Public Library (1909)
"And whereas John R. Livingston is desirous of obtaining a license, from the Said Robert R. Livingston & Robert Fulton, to navigate Hudson River from New ..."
5. The Life of John Jay: With Selections from His Correspondence and by William Jay (1833)
"FROM Robert R. Livingston. Philadelphia, 21st May, 1776. DEAR JOHN, I am much mortified at not hearing from you. I wrote to you last week, and am just now ..."
6. The Writings of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson (1904)
"TO Robert R. Livingston, ESQ. WASHINGTON, January 3, 1808. DEAR SIR,—Your favor of December 2oth has been received. The copy of the late volume of ..."
7. The Writings of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson (1896)
"TO Robert R. Livingston. j. Mss. PHILADELPHIA, Apr. 30, 1800. DEAR SIR,—Your favour of Feb. 28. never came to my hand till the 17th inst. ..."