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Title
Letter to Charles Lee, Attorney General, Philadelphia
Names
Lee, Charles (Recipient)
Marshall, John (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series VII. The Signers to the Declaration of Independence

The Signers to the Declaration of Independence: Massachusetts, Part I.

Dates / Origin
Place: Antwerp
Date Created: 1797-09-22
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. Endorsed: "John Marshall received 3 Feby 1798." 3 pp. 4o
Description
Has endeavored since arriving in Europe to send intelligence as early as possible; later accounts have sometimes contradicted the news sent; Moreau claims to have discovered a royalist conspiracy; Pichegru is implicated; "our insulted, injured country" has not flattering prospects; the order made on the motion of Pastoret has been rescinded by a motion of Riout; affairs in Antwerp; trouble over religion; Bonaparte apparently to resume hostilities; negotiations between France and Great Britain.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 275845
Calendar number: EM. 2137
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8f01df00-c52f-012f-4a1d-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1797: Place
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to Charles Lee, Attorney General, Philadelphia