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Title
Letter to Robert Hunter Morris, Governor of Pennsylvania
Names
Sharpe, Horatio, 1718-1790 (Author)
Morris, Robert Hunter, approximately 1700-1764 (Addressee)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

The Albany Congress of 1754

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1755-01-13
Place: Annapolis, Md.
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 927
Topics
Albany Congress (1754 : Albany, N.Y.)
Genres
Correspondence
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Content: A. L. S. Endorsed. 1 page. Fo
Description
His concern at the obstinacy of the Pennsylvania legislature ; approves of Morris's sending a belt to the Six Nations, in behalf of Maryland ; requests information on Scarroyady's return as to the result of his journey ; he is about to depart for the camp, and expects to remain there about a month.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Emmet number: EM. 21
Archives EAD ID: 274950
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 72340160-6a34-0139-9f8f-0242ac110002
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1718: Creator Born
  • 1755: Created
  • 1790: Creator Died
  • 2022: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to Robert Hunter Morris, Governor of Pennsylvania