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Title
Letter to William Alexander, Lord Stirling
Names
Alexander, William, Lord Stirling (Recipient)
Ogden, David (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series VII. The Signers to the Declaration of Independence

The Signers to the Declaration of Independence: New Jersey.

Dates / Origin
Place: Newark, N.J.
Date Created: 1769-12-25
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. Endorsed. 1 page. 4o
Description
He has heard from [Richard] Stockton that by an order passed after they left Burlington, the Committee of the Council are to deliver their opinion to the Governor on Jan. 1st; he means to set about forming his sentiments next day, and will have them ready on time, if possible; their part of the province has been much disturbed by rioters; he wishes they had Stirling's presence and advice.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 276030
Calendar number: EM. 2842
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 70179980-c530-012f-cbd0-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1769: Place
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Chicago/Turabian Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to William Alexander, Lord Stirling