Lafayette, James Armistead [Facsimile of the Marquis de Lafayette's original certificate commending James Armistead Lafayette for his revolutionary war service with portrait after John B. Martin.]

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Lafayette, James Armistead [Facsimile of the Marquis de Lafayette's original certificate commending James Armistead Lafayette for his revolutionary war service with portrait after John B. Martin.]
Names
Martin, John Blennerhassett (1797-1857) (Artist)
Collection

Miscellaneous American Letters and Papers

Slavery and Abolition

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1784-11-21
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Topics
Enslaved people
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834
Slavery -- United States
African American soldiers
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 95141390-c6cf-012f-3853-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1784: Created
  • 1797: Creator Born
  • 1857: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Lafayette, James Armistead [Facsimile of the Marquis de Lafayette's original certificate commending James Armistead Lafayette for his revolutionary war service with portrait after John B. Martin.]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1784. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-c93f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Lafayette, James Armistead [Facsimile of the Marquis de Lafayette's original certificate commending James Armistead Lafayette for his revolutionary war service with portrait after John B. Martin.]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-c93f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1784). Lafayette, James Armistead [Facsimile of the Marquis de Lafayette's original certificate commending James Armistead Lafayette for his revolutionary war service with portrait after John B. Martin.] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-c93f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lafayette, James Armistead [Facsimile of the Marquis de Lafayette's original certificate commending James Armistead Lafayette for his revolutionary war service with portrait after John B. Martin.]