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Title
Letter to Oliver Towles, Spotsylvania
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Towles, Oliver (Recipient)
Taylor, John (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: 1783-09-13
Place: Caroline, 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
A. L. S. Endorsed. 2 pp. and 1 leaf with the address. 8o
Description
As the magistrates did not enter on the docket, he was not able to do any service for Towles in his suits; agrees with him as to the legality of an escape warrant for recovering the debt from Estes; other law matters relating to a slander against Dr. Wellford.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 276366
Calendar number: EM. 3936
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): df2d03b0-c531-012f-2a05-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1783: 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 Oliver Towles, Spotsylvania" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1783. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bac0a75c-2729-b981-e040-e00a18067fd9

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to Oliver Towles, Spotsylvania" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 17, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bac0a75c-2729-b981-e040-e00a18067fd9

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1783). Letter to Oliver Towles, Spotsylvania Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bac0a75c-2729-b981-e040-e00a18067fd9

Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to Oliver Towles, Spotsylvania