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Title
Letter to John Houston [Philadelphia]
Names
Zubly, John Joachim (Author)
Houston, John (Addressee)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

The Members of the Continental Congress, 1774-1779

The Carolinas and Georgia

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1775
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. The address at the bottom of the page is to: "Messrs. Houstoun & Bullock." 1 page. 4o
Description
Is setting out for Georgia; the other delegates will probably reach home before him, as he is ill and must travel slowly; will not make his report to the Council of Safety until all are present; has left his case of spirits in his lodging, "it will either suit you or Messrs. Habersham.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Emmet number: EM. 1314
Archives EAD ID: 275593
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ae3a2a10-6a40-0139-07b8-0242ac110002
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1775: Created
  • 2022: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to John Houston [Philadelphia]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1775. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b9f93b5d-fa94-9cb5-e040-e00a1806459b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to John Houston [Philadelphia]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b9f93b5d-fa94-9cb5-e040-e00a1806459b

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1775). Letter to John Houston [Philadelphia] Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b9f93b5d-fa94-9cb5-e040-e00a1806459b

Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to John Houston [Philadelphia]