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Title
Letter to Robert Hunter Morris
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Morris, Robert Hunter, ca. 1700-1764 (Recipient)
Braddock, Edward (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series VII. The Signers to the Declaration of Independence

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

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1755-03-10
Place: Williamsburg, Va.
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
L. S. Endorsed: "Genl. Braddock's Letter to Govr. Morris. Laid before the House Mar 26, 1755. Entered in Council Minute of 25th March 1755." 3 pp. Fo
Description
governor of Pennsylvania Urging him to convene the assembly and to make every effort to get voted the supplies for Braddock's expedition; he desires that money voted should not be appropriated for a particular purpose, but be granted on general terms for the expedition.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 276314
Calendar number: EM. 3778
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a95bbde0-c531-012f-b3a0-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1755: 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 Robert Hunter Morris" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1755. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bac0a75c-26c9-b981-e040-e00a18067fd9

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to Robert Hunter Morris" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 21, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bac0a75c-26c9-b981-e040-e00a18067fd9

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1755). Letter to Robert Hunter Morris Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bac0a75c-26c9-b981-e040-e00a18067fd9

Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to Robert Hunter Morris