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Title
Letter to [Thomas Sim Lee, Governor of Maryland.]
Names
Lee, Thomas Sim, 1745-1819 (Recipient)
Henry, John (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection, 1483-1876, bulk (1700-1800)

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

Members of the Continental Congress, 1774-1789: Maryland and Virginia.

Dates / Origin
Place: Philadelphia, Pa.
Date Created: 1780-07-25
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. 4 pp. 4o
Description
Has received his letter and will exert influence in favor of the gentleman recommended; the half of the Acts of the General Assembly which he has just received will be sent to Europe in a few days, by [Henry] Laurens; the remainder will be forwarded by some other opportunity; conjectures as to the destination of the English fleet of sixty sail which left New York on Wednesday last; strength of the French fleet, and land forces; reports from John Adams of encouraging prospects in England for American affairs.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 275444
Calendar number: EM. 1006
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1ff593d0-c52e-012f-c92d-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1745: Creator Born
  • 1780: Place
  • 1819: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Letter to [Thomas Sim Lee, Governor of Maryland.]