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Title
Letter to Gov. [Thomas Sim] Lee
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Lee, Thomas Sim, 1745-1819 (Recipient)
Paca, William, 1740-1799 (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series VII. The Signers to the Declaration of Independence

The Signers to the Declaration of Independence: Maryland.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1780
Place: Maryland
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. 1 page. Fo
Description
Having learned that his wife is seriously ill, he intends to set off for Philadelphia next morning; he can find no boat at present for Kent Island, and therefore requests the use of one belonging to the state; Commodore Grayson could probably contrive to get him over.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 276231
Calendar number: EM. 3508
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 75e83c00-0023-0130-e06c-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1780: 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 Gov. [Thomas Sim] Lee" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1780. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bac0a75c-281c-b981-e040-e00a18067fd9

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to Gov. [Thomas Sim] Lee" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 21, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bac0a75c-281c-b981-e040-e00a18067fd9

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1780). Letter to Gov. [Thomas Sim] Lee Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bac0a75c-281c-b981-e040-e00a18067fd9

Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to Gov. [Thomas Sim] Lee