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Title
Letter to Samuel Tucker
Names
Tucker, Samuel (Recipient)
Dickinson, Philemon (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
Place: Amboy, N.J.
Date Created: 1776-04-09
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
Has returned, the night before, from New York; General Putnam's orders are to employ his troops on such fortifications as the engineers think most necessary; he has ordered the three battalions to work on the lines already laid out by the engineers; one of the works is on Staten Island, at Prince's Bay; Mr. Campbell and he will keep a strict account of their expenses, which Congress may make good; they wish no pay but that; asks if he, as commanding officer, should keep a table for the officers during his stay.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 275408
Calendar number: EM. 938
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 09e834a0-c52e-012f-2861-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1776: Place
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to Samuel Tucker" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b9b9341d-28a5-4a83-e040-e00a18062ea1

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to Samuel Tucker" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 15, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b9b9341d-28a5-4a83-e040-e00a18062ea1

APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to Samuel Tucker