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Letter to Abner Nash Governor of North Carolina [Hillsborough]

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Title
Letter to Abner Nash Governor of North Carolina [Hillsborough]
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Nash, Abner (Recipient)
Jones, Allen (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

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

Members of the Continental Congress, 1774-1789: The Carolinas and Georgia.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1780-08-21
Place: Wheelers, N.C.
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
At the news from Colonel Seawell of the battle of Camden he ordered to be raised in his district the same number of men, and under officers of the same rank, as was directed by the last draft for 4,000 men; they are to rendezvous at Halifax and Franklin Courthouse until further orders, and these he waits for from the Governor; if the men are to march, he asks under what officers; requests details about Camden; apologizes for not going to Hillsborough by his efforts in raising the militia.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 275525
Calendar number: EM. 1182
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5ab86c70-c52e-012f-31dc-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1780: Created
  • 1828: Creator Born
  • 1919: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Letter to Abner Nash Governor of North Carolina [Hillsborough]