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

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series IX. Lossing's Field Book of the Revolution

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1799-02-06
Place: Philadelphia, Pa.
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.
Citation/reference: EM4262-7302
Physical Description
A. L. S. Endorsed. 1 page. 4o
Description
Acknowledges four letters of the day before; he supposes they will be obliged to leave Beckley and Moore to pursue their own course; other business matters; he has" made his push for prison bounds," but if not obtained he will quit all and begin again, being determined not to spend his life here for the sake of any property whatever.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 277250
Calendar number: EM. 5768
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4cb12450-c534-012f-7fda-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1799: Created
  • 1828: Creator Born
  • 1919: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to John Nicholson" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1799. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bb4ebb8a-0e29-c85e-e040-e00a18063bc4

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to John Nicholson" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 17, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bb4ebb8a-0e29-c85e-e040-e00a18063bc4

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1799). Letter to John Nicholson Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bb4ebb8a-0e29-c85e-e040-e00a18063bc4

Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to John Nicholson