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Title
Letter to [Alexander James Dallas.]
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Dallas, Alexander James (Recipient)
Mifflin, Thomas, 1744-1800 (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

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

Members of the Continental Congress, 1774-1789: Pennsylvania and Delaware.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1793-11-11
Place: Philadelphia, Pa.
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. 1 page. Fo
Description
Begging him to come to town and assist in quieting the anxiety of the people, who are stirred up over the expected arrival of a ship from the Cape which they fear has some cases of contagious disease on board; he wishes to commission Hilburmer auctioneer in place of Dean deceased; suggests Dr. Redman for the vacant seat in Biddle's court; tells him that McCoy of Germantown has letters for him from the west.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 275373
Calendar number: EM. 865
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f2dfcf00-c52d-012f-59d7-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1793: 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 [Alexander James Dallas.]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1793. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b9b9341d-2864-4a83-e040-e00a18062ea1

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to [Alexander James Dallas.]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 6, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b9b9341d-2864-4a83-e040-e00a18062ea1

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1793). Letter to [Alexander James Dallas.] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b9b9341d-2864-4a83-e040-e00a18062ea1

Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to [Alexander James Dallas.]