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Title
Letter
Names
Lloyd, Edward (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: Frederick Town, Md.
Date Created: 1777-09-30
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
His long absence from Council is due to the gout; is sorry not to be able to attend at so critical a time; hears that Congress has removed to York, and that the armies are still in the same situation as reported on. Thursday by Mr. Jones; the militia behaved badly and the regular force is not strong enough; only a spirited exertion of the militia can save the country; asks what the Council are doing.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 275450
Calendar number: EM. 1019
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 23fc92f0-c52e-012f-c2f4-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1777: Place
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

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Chicago/Turabian Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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Letter