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Title
Letter to [Col. John Laurens, Charleston, S. C.]
Names
Grayson, William (Author)
Laurens, John, 1754-1782 (Addressee)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

The Members of the Continental Congress, 1774-1779

Maryland and Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1780-05-01
Place: Philadelphia, Pa.
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 927
Topics
United States. Continental Congress
Genres
Correspondence
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Content: A. L. S. 4 pp. 4o
Description
Tells of the recent votes in Congress to make good to the officers and soldiers the depreciation of the currency; news of the movements of various bodies of troops; great anxiety about Charleston.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Emmet number: EM. 1074
Archives EAD ID: 275479
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 73539c40-6a40-0139-feb7-0242ac110002
Rights Statement
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  • 1780: Created
  • 2022: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1780). Letter to [Col. John Laurens, Charleston, S. C.] Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b9b9341d-292d-4a83-e040-e00a18062ea1

Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to [Col. John Laurens, Charleston, S. C.]