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Title
Letter to Peyton Randolph and the Committee of Correspondence of Virginia
Names
Connecticut (Colony). Committee of Correspondence (Author)
Randolph, Peyton (Addressee)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

The Continental Congress of 1774

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1773-08-10
Place: Lebanon, Conn.
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 927
Topics
United States. Continental Congress
Genres
Correspondence
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Content: 3 pp. 4o
Description
Connecticut Committee of Correspondence have appointed the undersigned a select Corresponding Committee; the Virginia Committee is referred to the Committee of Correspondence of Rhode Island for information in regard to recent Court of Enquiry held in that colony; information is requested as to action of Judges of Superior Court in Virginia in the matter of writs of assistance; Virginia assured of the support of Connecticut, and of their hope to strengthen that harmony of union among the colonies which daily appears more necessary. Signed by Wm Williams, Silas Deane, Benja Payne, Joseph Trumbull.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Emmet number: EM. 259
Archives EAD ID: 275065
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 89175030-6a34-0139-8830-0242ac110002
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1773: Created
  • 2022: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1773). Letter to Peyton Randolph and the Committee of Correspondence of Virginia Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b88f7357-a19e-7c5e-e040-e00a18064e79

Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to Peyton Randolph and the Committee of Correspondence of Virginia