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Title
Letter to Josiah Bartlett, Philadelphia
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Bartlett, Josiah, 1729-1795 (Recipient)
Folsom, Nathaniel (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series IV. The Members of the Continental Congress, 1774-1789

Members of the Continental Congress of 1774-1789: New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island Connecticut.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1776-06-15
Place: Exeter, N.H.
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 927
Genres
Documents
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Physical Description
A. L. S. Endorsed. 1 page. Fo
Description
Acknowledges receipt of letter of 6th inst., and the Philadelphia papers; requisition for raising a battalion for the Canada department ordered by the General Court; harmony in the American cause prevails; the vote for independence unanimous in both houses; a bounty of 40s. besides the price of £3 is to be given for all fire-arms manufactured in the Colony and delivered in one month, 30s. the second month, and 20s. the third.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 275154
Calendar number: EM. 456
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7a150400-c52d-012f-214a-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1776: Created
  • 1828: Creator Born
  • 1919: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to Josiah Bartlett, Philadelphia" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1776. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b917eb3b-dde9-ad32-e040-e00a18060e3e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to Josiah Bartlett, Philadelphia" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 14, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b917eb3b-dde9-ad32-e040-e00a18060e3e

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1776). Letter to Josiah Bartlett, Philadelphia Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b917eb3b-dde9-ad32-e040-e00a18060e3e

Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to Josiah Bartlett, Philadelphia