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Title
Document
Additional title: Document
Names
United States. Congress, Continental, 1775–1789 (Creator)
Collection

Emmet Collection of Manuscripts Etc. Relating to American History.

The signers to the Declaration of Independence

Pennsylvania, in three parts : part I.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1777-08-15
Place: Philadelphia, Pa.
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MEZP
Physical Description
A. D. S., Chas Thomson Secy. Endorsed. 1 page. 4o
Description
Resolution directing that the part of Col. [William?] Richardson's letter which relates to Thomas Lightfoot be sent to the Executive Council of Pennsylvania with a request to have him secured. The extract from Richardson's letter, dated Sussex Co., [Del.,] Aug. 9, 1777, states that he has taken 199 counterfeit thirty dollar bills from Thomas Cockayne, agent of Walter Franklin of New York; Thomas Lightfoot received the bills from Simon Kollick and delivered them to Cockayne; Lightfoot and Cockayne were examined by a magistrate and discharged; propositions made by Cockayne to Adams prove that they meant to circulate the bills.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
MSS Unit ID: 276093
Other local Identifier: EM. 3025
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 23412130-c607-012f-4e1d-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1777: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Document" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1777. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-1844-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Document" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 16, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-1844-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1777). Document Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-1844-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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