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Title
Letter to [Sir William Johnson.]
Names
Johnson, William, Sir, 1715-1774 (Recipient)
Pennsylvania (Province). Governor (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection, 1483-1876, bulk (1700-1800)

Series VII. The Signers to the Declaration of Independence

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

Dates / Origin
Place: Philadelphia, Pa.
Date Created: 1764-02-17
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. 2 pp. 4o
Description
The Indians who were refused a passage through New York returned to Philadelphia under escort of a party of Royal Americans, by order of Gen. Gage; this guard, and the opposition apprehended from the inhabitants of the city, prevented an attack by the armed men who came from the frontiers as far as Germantown with that design; it is necessary to remove all Indians out of the Province; asks his advice as to sending them to the towns on the Susquehanna, or obtaining the consent of Gov. Colden for their passage to Albany in a sloop.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 276091
Calendar number: EM. 3021
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0c959550-0023-0130-fa4d-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1715: Creator Born
  • 1764: Place
  • 1774: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Letter to [Sir William Johnson.]