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Title
Letter to -- --
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Livingston, John Henry (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series VII. The Signers to the Declaration of Independence

The Signers to the Declaration of Independence: Connecticut.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1772-06-26
Place: New York
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. 4 pp. 4o
Description
He earnestly wishes the prosperity of the Dutch church; the timely adoption of the English language would have preserved among them many of their chief families; a brotherly connection between their teachers, and effective measures for educating divines among themselves would have made the church flourish; in the recent assembly of divines and elders, sixty-two congregations united and signed the articles drawn up last fall and approved since by the Classis; they decided not to interfere in the affair of Dr. [Hermanus] Meyer at Kingston; he thinks it inadvisable to bring the dispute into the civil courts, and recommends arbitration; the unhappy affair of the Queen of Denmark and the Count de Struensee is not yet determined.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 275967
Calendar number: EM. 2592
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1beffff0-c530-012f-47db-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1772: Created
  • 1828: Creator Born
  • 1919: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to -- --" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1772. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bac0a75c-2618-b981-e040-e00a18067fd9

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to -- --" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 14, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bac0a75c-2618-b981-e040-e00a18067fd9

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1772). Letter to -- -- Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bac0a75c-2618-b981-e040-e00a18067fd9

Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to -- --