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Letter to John Watts, William Smith, Robert R. Livingston and William Nicoll, the New York commissioners

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Title
Letter to John Watts, William Smith, Robert R. Livingston and William Nicoll, the New York commissioners
Names
Watts, John (Recipient)
Smith, William (Recipient)
Livingston, Robert R. (Recipient)
Nicoll, William (Recipient)
Massachusetts (Province). Boundary Commission (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection, [legacy collection]

Series VII. The Signers to the Declaration of Independence

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

Dates / Origin
Place: Hartford, Conn.
Date Created: 1773-05-16
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., John Hancock. Signed also by William Brattle and Joseph Hawley. 1 page. Fo
Description
They express satisfaction at the acceptance of their last offer for a line east of the Hudson; they are not authorized to treat concerning the northern boundary; it was settled to the injury of Massachusetts in the late controversy with New Hampshire, through ignorance of the true course of the Merrimac.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 275875
Calendar number: EM. 2211
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a65e2860-c52f-012f-f95f-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1773: Place
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Letter to John Watts, William Smith, Robert R. Livingston and William Nicoll, the New York commissioners